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superfluous
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

2 uses
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Definition
more than is needed, desired, or required
  • Long in the tooth and superfluous hair.
    Episode 15 — Circe (73% in)
  • Inhibitory pressure of collar (size 17) and waistcoat (5 buttons), two articles of clothing superfluous in the costume of mature males and inelastic to alterations of mass by expansion.
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (61% in)

There are no more uses of "superfluous" in Ulysses by James Joyce.

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