(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)
n. redundancy; repetition, tautology; superabundance, superfluity, superfluence; profuseness, profusion, repletion, plethora; surfeit, surplus, surplusage; coals to Newcastle. See sufficiency.

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  • Redundance — Re*dun dance (r?*d?n dans), Redundancy Re*dun dan*cy ( dan*s?), n. [L. redundantia: cf. F. redondance.] [1913 Webster] 1. The quality or state of being redundant; superfluity; superabundance; excess. [1913 Webster] 2. That which is redundant or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • redundance — index overage, redundancy, sufficiency, surfeit, surplus Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • redundance — 1610s, from L. redundantia, from redundare (see REDUNDANT (Cf. redundant)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Redundance — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Redundance >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 redundance redundance Sgm: N 1 too much too much too many Sgm: N 1 superabundance superabundance superfluity superfluence| saturation Sgm: N 1 nimiety nimiety …   English dictionary for students

  • redundance — noun /ɹɪˈdʌndəns/ Redundancy. Phlebotomy, many times neglected, may do much harm to the body, when there is a manifest redundance of bad humours and melancholy blood [...] …   Wiktionary

  • redundance — См. perissologìa …   Пятиязычный словарь лингвистических терминов

  • redundance — re·dun·dance· || rɪ dÊŒndÉ™ns n. over abundance, superfluity; repetition; state of being unemployed …   English contemporary dictionary

  • redundance — n.; (also redundancy) 1. Excess, superabundance, superfluity, exuberance. 2. Diffuseness …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • redundance — re·dun·dance …   English syllables

  • redundance — noun the attribute of being superfluous and unneeded the use of industrial robots created redundancy among workers • Syn: ↑redundancy • Derivationally related forms: ↑redundant, ↑redundant (for: ↑redundancy) …   Useful english dictionary

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