Supererogation



[soo-per-er-uh-geyt] /ˌsu pərˈɛr əˌgeɪt/
verb (used without object), supererogated, supererogating.
1.
to do more than duty requires.
supererogation
/ˌsuːpərˌɛrəˈɡeɪʃən/
noun
1.
the performance of work in excess of that required
2.
(RC Church) supererogatory prayers, devotions, etc
supererogate
/ˌsuːpərˈɛrəˌɡeɪt/
verb
1.
(intransitive) (obsolete) to do or perform more than is required

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