Definition of Plusage
1. plussage [n -S] - See also: plussage
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Plusage
Literary usage of Plusage
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Datum Posts of Jurisprudence by William Taylor Hughes (1907)
"Stewart. plusage should not be encouraged, nor be incorporated, thereby making records expensive, oppressive, cumbrous and delaying ..."
2. Digest of the Reports of the Supreme Court of California: Volumes One by James Henry Deering, California Supreme Court (1900)
"... offense with which the accusation open»; but that word may be disregarded as snr- plusage, and the defendant could not be misled by its unnecessary use. ..."