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A Latin phrase literally meaning "and the others," used to allude to or include other similar things without naming them directly. Sometimes spelled as a single word. I didn't do much today besides housework—you know, the laundry, the dishes, et cetera. We produce high-quality images you can use for your company's website, social media accounts, marketing materials, etcetera.
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