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  • Abbreviation of et cetera; and the rest; and so forth.

Etymologies

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Abbreviation of Latin phrase et cetera ("and the rest").

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  • Once spelt &c., which is sort of elegant, I think.

    July 16, 2008

  • and so on and so forth ... "and the rest" ... which always makes me think of "The Professor AND Mary ANNE ..."

    December 2, 2007

  • Short for et cetera.

    May 22, 2007