excludable

or ex·clud·i·ble

[ ik-skloo-duh-buh l ]
/ ɪkˈsklu də bəl /

adjective

capable of being excluded.

noun

something that is excluded or exempted.
(in U.S. immigration statutes) an undesirable alien who is not legally eligible to enter the country: Excludables include convicts and drug addicts.

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Origin of excludable

First recorded in 1915–20; exclude + -able

OTHER WORDS FROM excludable

ex·clud·a·bil·i·ty, nounun·ex·clud·a·ble, adjective
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