how to pronounce supererogation


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supererogation is pronounced in six syllables

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meanings of supererogation


  1. An action that is neither morally forbidden nor required, but has moral value.
  2. An act of doing more than is required.

supererogation frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word supererogation occurs in english on average 0 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics supererogation can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that supererogation can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

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