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tr.v. ex·clud·ed, ex·clud·ing, ex·cludes
1. To prevent from entering; keep out; bar: a jar sealed to exclude outside air; an immigration policy that excludes undesirables.
2. To prevent from being included, considered, or accepted; reject: The court excluded the improperly obtained evidence.
3. To put out; expel.

[Middle English excluden, from Latin exclūdere : ex-, ex- + claudere, to shut.]

ex·clud′a·bil′i·ty n.
ex·clud′a·ble, ex·clud′i·ble adj. & n.
ex·clud′er n.


the quality of being able to be excluded
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Natural excludability results in intellectual capital, a transitory form of human capital, embodied in particular scientists whose services must be employed in order to practice the discovery.
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The excludability of age discrimination awards reached the U.
Here we adopt the framework of this literature and build on it by analyzing the size and uniqueness of the stable cartel when the fringe is Cournot; endogeneity of Cournot versus Bertrand behavior within the fringe, given the stable cartel; possible endogeneity of the Stackelberg sequence of play between the cartel and the fringe; and effects of excludability from the cartel.
14) The key concepts in the analysis of ideas are the ones developed for the analysis of public goods: rivalry and excludability.
Intellectual property rights usually cannot provide innovators with full excludability.
Economists have focused heavily on three other dimensions of modern infrastructures, namely, their low levels of excludability and of rivalry and their high level of externalities (de FONTENAY, HOGENDORN & LIEBENAU 2005).
In a 1995 memorandum to all INS District Directors and Field Staff, Associate Commissioner Aleinikoff stated that "the public charge provisions do not apply to refugees," and that "[r]efugees and individuals granted asylum who are applying for adjustment of status under section 209 of the Act are not subject to the public charge ground of excludability.
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