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Definitions of exception:
  • noun:   a deliberate act of omission
    Example: "With the exception of the children, everyone was told the news"
  • noun:   an instance that does not conform to a rule or generalization
    Example: "The only exception was her last child"
  • noun:   grounds for adverse criticism
    Example: "His authority is beyond exception"

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