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plethora

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1 an amount or supply more than sufficient to meet one's needs
  • a biology textbook that is helpfully illustrated with a plethora of excellent illustrations

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2 the state or an instance of going beyond what is usual, proper, or needed
  • the author offers a plethora of detail that tends to overwhelm the reader

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The first known use of plethora was in 1541

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“Plethora.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/plethora. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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