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1. The act or practice of excluding.
2. The condition or fact of being excluded.

[Middle English exclusioun, from Latin exclūsiō, exclūsiōn-, from exclūsus, past participle of exclūdere, to shut; see exclude.]

ex·clu′sion·ar′y (-zhə-nĕr′ē) adj.
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[ɪksˈkluːʒənrɪ] ADJ (frm) → exclusivista
the club had exclusionary policiesel club practicaba una política exclusivista
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