[ik-skloo-zhuh n] /ɪkˈsklu ʒən/
an act or instance of .
the state of being .
Physiology. a keeping apart; blocking of an entrance.
the act or an instance of excluding or the state of being excluded
1817, from exclusion + -ary.
c.1400, from Latin exclusionem (nominative exclusio), noun of action from past participle stem of excludere (see exclude).
exclusion ex·clu·sion (ĭk-sklōō’zhən)
Surgical isolation of a part or segment without removal from the body.
noun, Insurance. 1. a clause in a policy stipulating risks not covered in the policy. noun a section of a contract that removes the liability for a particular risk
noun 1. a rule that forbids the introduction of illegally obtained evidence in a criminal trial.
[ik-skloo-zhuh-niz-uh m] /ɪkˈsklu ʒəˌnɪz əm/ noun 1. the principle, policy, or practice of , as from rights or privileges.
[ik-skloo-zhuh-niz-uh m] /ɪkˈsklu ʒəˌnɪz əm/ noun 1. the principle, policy, or practice of , as from rights or privileges. /ɪkˈskluːʒənɪst/ adjective 1. (mainly US) denoting or relating to a policy of excluding various types of immigrants, imports, etc noun 2. a supporter of a policy of exclusion