adjective see exclusion

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  • exclusionary — UK US /ɪkˈskluːʒənri/ US  /ɪkˈskluːʒəneri/ adjective ► causing someone or something not to be allowed to take part in an activity or to enter a place: »A formal US EU trade agreement could be viewed as an exclusionary zone by Asians …   Financial and business terms

  • Exclusionary — Ex*clu sion*a*ry, a. Tending to exclude; causing exclusion; exclusive. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • exclusionary — index exclusive (limited) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • exclusionary — 1817, from EXCLUSION (Cf. exclusion) + ARY (Cf. ary) …   Etymology dictionary

  • exclusionary — [[t]ɪksklu͟ːʒ(ə)nri[/t]] ADJ GRADED Something that is exclusionary excludes a particular person or group of people. [FORMAL] She highlighted exclusionary business practices …   English dictionary

  • exclusionary — zhəˌnerē, ri adjective : tending to or so as to exclude exclusionary policy exclusionary separation of powers : exclusive …   Useful english dictionary

  • exclusionary — adjective Acting to exclude something Social groups are often exclusionary. Ant: inclusionary …   Wiktionary

  • exclusionary — exclusion ► NOUN ▪ the process of excluding or state of being excluded. DERIVATIVES exclusionary adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • exclusionary — See exclusion. * * * …   Universalium

  • exclusionary — ex·clu·sion·ary …   English syllables

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