Definition of Excepting

1. prep. & conj., but properly a participle With rejection or exception of; excluding; except.



Definition of Excepting

1. Verb. (present participle of except) ¹

2. Preposition. with the exception of ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Excepting

1. except [v] - See also: except

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Excepting

excelling
excels
excelsior
excelsior matting
excelsiors
excementosis
excentral
excentric
excentric amputation
excentrical
excentricities
excentricity
except
exceptant
excepted
excepting (current term)
exceptio beneficium ordinis seu excussionis
exceptio metus
exceptio non numeratae pecuniae
exceptio quod metus causa
exception
exception that proves the rule
exceptionable
exceptionableness
exceptionably
exceptional
exceptional(a)
exceptional case-marking
exceptional case-markings
exceptional space

Literary usage of Excepting

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1. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1885)
"315, and was not " Ал paper and manufactures of paper, excepting unsized printing paper, books and other printed matter, and excepting sized or glazed paper ..."

2. Indian Affairs: Laws and Treaties by United States, Charles Joseph Kappler (1904)
"... and mining laws of the United States only, excepting as to price and excepting the sixteenth and thirty-sixth sections in each Congressional township, ..."

3. Supreme Court Reporter by Robert Desty, United States Supreme Court, West Publishing Company (1907)
"And at the trial it was offered to be proved (and the offer was rejected, the company duly excepting) that such answers were not true, and when made were ..."

4. The History of the Peloponnesian War by Thucydides, Henry Dale, Thomas Arnold (1873)
"... nnd taking many different roods over tho mountain*, effected their return to Eon ; excepting such ns were killed either in the immediate action, ..."

5. Journal of Researches Into the Natural History and Geology of the Countries by Charles Darwin (1846)
"... I have now mentioned all the carrion-feeders, excepting the condor, an account of which will be more appropriately introduced when we visit a country ..."

6. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1885)
"315, and was not " Ал paper and manufactures of paper, excepting unsized printing paper, books and other printed matter, and excepting sized or glazed paper ..."

7. Indian Affairs: Laws and Treaties by United States, Charles Joseph Kappler (1904)
"... and mining laws of the United States only, excepting as to price and excepting the sixteenth and thirty-sixth sections in each Congressional township, ..."

8. Supreme Court Reporter by Robert Desty, United States Supreme Court, West Publishing Company (1907)
"And at the trial it was offered to be proved (and the offer was rejected, the company duly excepting) that such answers were not true, and when made were ..."

9. The History of the Peloponnesian War by Thucydides, Henry Dale, Thomas Arnold (1873)
"... nnd taking many different roods over tho mountain*, effected their return to Eon ; excepting such ns were killed either in the immediate action, ..."

10. Journal of Researches Into the Natural History and Geology of the Countries by Charles Darwin (1846)
"... I have now mentioned all the carrion-feeders, excepting the condor, an account of which will be more appropriately introduced when we visit a country ..."

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