ETYM French ŕ part; (Latin ad) + part part. Related to Part.
1. Away from another or others.
2. Into parts or pieces; SYN. asunder.
3. Not taken into account or excluded from consideration; SYN. aside.
4. One from the other.
5. Separated or at a distance in place or position or time.
Other than; besides, except for
As an exception; all but.