Exclusory
Exclusory Ex*clu"so*ry, a. [L. exclusorius.] Able to exclude; excluding; serving to exclude. [1913 Webster]

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  • exclusory — index exclusive (limited), prohibitive (restrictive) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • exclusory — adjective a) having the power or the function of excluding. b) tending to exclude …   Wiktionary

  • exclusory — ex·clu·so·ry …   English syllables

  • exclusory — /əksˈkluzəri/ (say uhks kloohzuhree), /ɛks / (say eks ) adjective having the power or function of excluding; exclusive …   Australian English dictionary

  • exclusory — ikˈsklüs(ə)rē, üz( , ri adjective Etymology: Late Latin exclusorius, from Latin exclusus + orius ory : able to exclude : excluding or tending to exclude …   Useful english dictionary

  • exclude — excluder, n. exclusory /ik sklooh seuh ree, zeuh ree/, adj. /ik skloohd /, v.t., excluded, excluding. 1. to shut or keep out; prevent the entrance of. 2. to shut out from consideration, privilege, etc.: Employees and their relatives were excluded …   Universalium

  • exclusive — ex·clu·sive adj 1 a: excluding or having power to exclude others exclusive right to their respective writings and discoveries U.S. Constitution art. I b: being independent from or not shared by others: sole …   Law dictionary

  • prohibitive — I (costly) adjective exorbitant, expensive, extortionate, extravagant, high priced, immoderate, inordinate, preposterous, unconscionable, undue, unreasonable, unwarranted II (restrictive) adjective deterrent, disallowing, disqualifying, exclusive …   Law dictionary

  • ethnocentric — Synonyms and related words: clannish, cliquey, cliquish, exceptional, excluding, exclusive, exclusory, inadmissible, insular, narrow, parochial, preclusive, prescriptive, preventive, prohibitive, restrictive, seclusive, segregative, select,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • exceptional — Synonyms and related words: aberrant, abnormal, absolute, anomalous, appalling, astonishing, beguiling, bewildering, celebrated, certain, concrete, conspicuous, crank, crankish, cranky, crotchety, deficient, defined, definite, detailed,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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