- /ˌsupərænjuˈeɪʃən / (say .soohpuhranyooh'ayshuhn)
1. the act of superannuating.
2. the state of being superannuated.
3. a pension or allowance to a superannuated person.
4. a sum paid periodically as contribution to a superannuation fund.
Australian English dictionary. 2014.
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