Definition of Surplus. Meaning of Surplus. Synonyms of Surplus

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Definition of Surplus

Surplus
Surplus Sur"plus, n. [F., fr. sur over + plus more. See Sur-, and Plus, and cf. Superplus.] 1. That which remains when use or need is satisfied, or when a limit is reached; excess; overplus. 2. Specifically, an amount in the public treasury at any time greater than is required for the ordinary purposes of the government.
Surplus
Surplus Sur"plus, a. Being or constituting a surplus; more than sufficient; as, surplus revenues; surplus population; surplus words. When the price of corn falleth, men give over surplus tillage, and break no more ground. --Carew.

Meaning of Surplus from wikipedia

- Surplus may refer to: Economic surplus, one of various supplementary values Excess supply, a situation in which the quantity of a good or service supplied...
- Surplus killing, also known as excessive killing and henhouse syndrome, is a common behavior exhibited by predators, in which they kill more prey than...
- "The Surplus" is the tenth episode of the fifth season of the television series The Office, and the show's eighty-second episode overall. The episode...
- Military surplus are goods, usually matériel, that are sold or otherwise disposed of when no longer needed by the military. Entrepreneurs often buy these...
- "Surplus value" is a translation of the German word "Mehrwert", which simply means value added (sales revenue less the cost of materials used up), and...
- economic surplus, also known as total welfare or Marshallian surplus (after Alfred Marshall), refers to two related quantities: Consumer surplus, or consumers'...
- Capital surplus, also called share premium, is an account which may appear on a corporation's balance sheet, as a component of shareholders' equity, which...
- A surplus store or military surplus store in the Commonwealth of Nations sells items that are used, or purchased but unused, and no longer needed. The...
- Surplus labour (German: Mehrarbeit) is a concept used by Karl Marx in his critique of political economy. It means labour performed in excess of the labour...
- revenues and spending. A positive balance is called a government budget surplus, and a negative balance is a government budget deficit. A budget is prepared...
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