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et alii (and others)
1. (General Physics) et alibi
2. et alii
Short for et alia, a Latin phrase meaning and the others.
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|Adv.||1.||et al. - and others ('et al.' is used as an abbreviation of `et alii' (masculine plural) or `et aliae' (feminine plural) or `et alia' (neuter plural) when referring to a number of people); "the data reported by Smith et al."|
|2.||et al. - and elsewhere (used when referring to other occurrences in a text)|