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This was a surplusage of duty but not cause for impeachment.Sages and Heroes of the American Revolution|L. Carroll Judson
A surplusage given to one part is paid out of a reduction from another part of the same creature.Essays, First Series|Ralph Waldo Emerson
The only result of the papal intervention was to subject the victims to a surplusage of agony and shame.A History of The Inquisition of The Middle Ages; volume III|Henry Charles Lea
Surplusage is no error, and one can hardly complain because one gets two plays for the price of one.The Talk of the Town, Volume 2 (of 2)|James Payn
It possesses a surplusage of power, of buoyancy and of conquest over circumstances.The American Mind|Bliss Perry