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excess pronunciación
noun (excesses )
1 the act of going, or the state of being, beyond normal or suitable limits.
2 an amount or extent greater than is usual, necessary or wise.
3 the amount by which one quantity, etc exceeds another; an amount left over.
4 (usu excesses) an outrageous or offensive act.
adjective
1 greater than is usual, necessary or permitted.
2 additional; required to make up for an amount lacking excess postage excess fare .
[14c: from French exces , from Latin excessus departure or going beyond]
excessive adjective too great; beyond what is usual, right or appropriate.
excessively adverb to an excessive degree.
in excess of something going beyond (a specified amount); more than it in excess of 5 million .

excess A word often confused with this one is access.



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