- 1 1.1 c (sth different, unusual) excepción (f) the exception proves the rule la excepción confirma la reglaMore example sentences1.2 u c (exclusion) excepción (f) with the exception of sth/sb con or a excepción de algo/algn without exception sin excepción to make an exception hacer* una excepción
- There are a number of well-established exceptions to the general rule and their list is not closed.
- I have a friend and neighbour called Peter Thomson who is an exception to the general rule.
- An exception to this general rule is formed by a cheque which bears on its front the letter R.
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Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province.