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Excellence

Ex´cel`lence
n.1.The quality of being excellent; state of possessing good qualities in an eminent degree; exalted merit; superiority in virtue.
Consider first that great
Or bright infers not excellence.
- Milton.
2.An excellent or valuable quality; that by which any one excels or is eminent; a virtue.
With every excellence refined.
- Beattie.
3.A title of honor or respect; - more common in the form excellency.
I do greet your excellence
With letters of commission from the king.
- Shak.
Noun1.excellence - the quality of excelling; possessing good qualities in high degree
2.excellence - something in which something or some one excels; "the use of herbs is one of the excellences of French cuisine"
accomplishment, acquired taste, advantageousness, agreeableness, appreciation of excellence, arete, ascendancy, auspiciousness, beneficialness, benevolence, benignity, choiceness, civilized taste, civilizedness, class, cogency, consequence, conspicuousness, cultivated taste, cultivation, culture, daintiness, deanship, delicacy, desert, discrimination, elegance, elevation, eminence, exaltation, excellency, expedience, fairness, fastidiousness, favor, favorableness, fineness, finesse, first-rateness, good taste, goodliness, goodness, grace, gracefulness, gracility, graciosity, graciousness, grandeur, greatness, healthiness, helpfulness, high mightiness, importance, incomparability, inimitability, kindness, lead, loftiness, majority, mark, merit, niceness, nicety, nobility, notability, note, one-upmanship, outstandingness, perfection, pleasantness, polish, precedence, predominance, predomination, preeminence, preponderance, prepotence, prepotency, prerogative, prestige, priority, privilege, profitableness, prominence, quality, refinement, rewardingness, right-of-way, seniority, significance, skill, skillfulness, sophistication, soundness, sublimity, subtlety, success, superbness, supereminence, superiority, supremacy, taste, tastefulness, transcendence, transcendency, usefulness, validity, value, virtue, virtuosity, virtuousness, wholeness, worth
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Exceptio ejus rei cujus petitiur dissolutio nulla est
Exceptio falsi omnium ultima
Exceptio firmat regulam in casibus non exceptis
Exceptio firmat regulam in contrarium
Exceptio nulla est versus actionem quae exceptionem perimit
Exceptio probat regulam de rebus non exceptio
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