Definition of superannuate in English:

superannuate

Line breaks: super|annu|ate
Pronunciation: /ˌsuːpəˈranjʊeɪt
 
, ˈsjuː-/

verb

[with object]

Derivatives

superannuable

adjective
More example sentences
  • Distinction awards and discretionary points, which provide £170m a year in superannuable bonus payments for senior doctors, will be merged into a single, more graduated scheme with increased funding.
  • The difference between the two is that military salary is superannuable.

Origin

mid 17th century: back-formation from superannuated, from medieval Latin superannuatus, from Latin super- 'over' + annus 'year'.

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