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One entry found for superfluous.
Main Entry: su·per·flu·ous
Pronunciation: sudot-primarystresspschwar-flschwa-wschwas
Function: adjective
Etymology: Middle English superfluous "more than is needed," from Latin superfluus, literally, "running over," from superfluere "to overflow," from super- "over, in addition," and fluere "to flow" --related to FLUID
: going beyond what is enough or necessary : EXTRA
- su·per·flu·ous·ly /sudot-primarystresspschwar-flschwa-wschwas-lemacron/ adverb

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