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exclusion

noun apartheid, avoidance, ban, bar, blackball, boycott, debarment, denial, denial of entry, disbarment, discard, dislodgment, dismissal, displacement, ejection, exclusio, exemption, exile, expatriation, expulsion, immunity, intolerance, monopoly, nonacceptance, nonadmission, noninclusion, omission, ostracism, preclusion, privilege, prohibition, purge, refusal, rejection, removal, repudiation, riddance, seclusion, segregation, separation, voidance
Associated concepts: Escobedo rule, exception, exclusion from a will, exclusion of a juror, exclusionary clause, excluuionary rule, Miranda rule, systematic exclusion
Foreign phrases: Inclusio unius est exclusio alterius.The inclusion of one is the exclusion of another. Expressio unius est exclusio alterius. The expression of one thing is the exclusion of another.
See also: bar, blockade, boycott, control, deportation, disapprobation, discharge, dismissal, dispensation, disqualification, disregard, exception, expulsion, limitation, obstruction, omission, ostracism, ouster, preemption, prohibition, proscription, refusal, rejection, removal, renunciation, repudiation, restriction

exclusion

in terms of Education legislation, schools may exclude children for disciplinary reasons, either for a fixed period or permanently. The courts will intervene where, in implementing the powers under the legislation, the school does not act fairly, such as by failing to make known to the student what is being alleged against him.
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