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- And others; used of things; neuter plural
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- adv. and others ('et al.' is used as an abbreviation of `et alii' (masculine plural) or `et aliae' (feminine plural) or `et alia' (neuter plural) when referring to a number of people)
From Latin et ("and") + alia ("others") (Wiktionary)