et alia

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin et (and) + alia (others)

Phrase[edit]

et alia

  1. And others; used of things; neuter plural

Usage notes[edit]

  • In some academic contexts, it may be appropriate to use the specific Latin form that would be used in Latin text, selecting the appropriate grammatical case.
  • The abbreviation "et al." finesses the need for such fastidiousness.

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