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superannuation
used in Animal Farm

2 uses
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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or: the property of being out of date and not current;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)
  • The talk of setting aside a corner of the pasture for superannuated animals had long since been dropped.
    p. 127.9
superannuated = retired
  • Now that the small field beyond the orchard had been set aside for barley, it was rumored that a corner of the large pasture was to be fenced off and turned into a grazing-ground for superannuated animals.
    p. 112.4
superannuated = retired
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