Legal Definition and Related Resources of Except

Meaning of Except

Not capable of precise definition; may mean but, not including, but for, only for, unless , or until depending on the context. Occurring in a deed, it usually operates to exclude that which is not intended to be granted. When a statute states except as provided by law, it means that a thing cannot be done unless done in the manner permitted by some statute. In procedure , the term means to object to or to challenge .

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