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American English: /ˌsupərˈfluədi/
British English: /ˌsuːpəˈfluːɪti/

Translation of superfluity in Spanish:


  • (no plural)
    Example sentences
    • As a necessary consequence of the proliferation of the human species men began to depart from the simplicity of the earlier times; they sought for new means to increase the amenities of life and to acquire a superfluity of goods.
    • After all, what else can one expect, when a superfluity of worthless crooks abound?
    • In this land of efficiency there is a superfluity of interesting things to be seen.

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