from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. having the power or the function of excluding.
  • adj. tending to exclude.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Able to exclude; excluding; serving to exclude.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Exclusive; excluding; able to exclude.


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  • Instead, it's whether or not the neutral and generally applicable requirement that any RSO not act in an exclusory fashion is permissible.

    WaPo 'On Faith': Religious Freedom to Exclude

  • For instance, why would Elizabeth go and join an exclusory cult when she always said she wanted to do so and so when she was older.

    New Statesman

  • Not a good place to be, Peter, at least, not at a time that the electorate is beginning to look at any exclusory or religious, political or socially elitist positions as responsible for the chaos in American life right now.

    Pam's House Blend - Front Page


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