As an adjective redundant
is superfluous; exceeding what is necessary.
As a noun hypermeter is
a hypercatalectic line, ie with two syllabes beyond the metrum.
Superfluous; exceeding what is necessary.
Repetitive or needlessly wordy.
(chiefly, British) Dismissed from employment because no longer needed; as in "rendered redundant".
Duplicating or able to duplicate the function of another component of a system, providing back-up in the event the other component fails.
* 2013 , Tom Denton, Automobile Electrical and Electronic Systems , page 142:
- The two lines are mainly used for redundant and therefore fault-tolerant message transmission, but they can also transmit different messages.
A hypercatalectic line, i.e. with two syllabes beyond the metrum.
A period with a redundant syllable.