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superannuation
used in Great Expectations

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Definition
a monthly payment made to someone who is retired from work;
or: the property of being out of date and not current;
or: the act of discharging someone because of age (especially to cause someone to retire from service on a pension)
  • It was a fresh kind of place, all circumstances considered, where the wind from the river had room to turn itself round; and there were two or three trees in it, and there was the stump of a ruined windmill, and there was the Old Green Copper Ropewalk,—whose long and narrow vista I could trace in the moonlight, along a series of wooden frames set in the ground, that looked like superannuated haymaking-rakes which had grown old and lost most of their teeth.
    Chapter 46 (9% in)

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