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plethoras

noun
plural of plethora

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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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“Plethoras.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/plethoras. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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