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use "surplus" in a sentence

By 1998, most of the Ford Motor Company's surplus land holdings were turned over to an internal unit called Ford Motor Land Development Corporation.

It was not until the 1990s that the W Class was finally considered 'surplus' to rolling stock requirements.

assists in 81 games, totaling 75 points, to surpass his previous career-high.

Akira's chief rival always attempts to outdo and surpass Akira with little success.

Heroic Doorga Das (A name for evermore our country's boast, His virtues those of gods above surpass), With a choice few our Jeswant's child regains, And speeds once more towards Maroo's sandy plains.

The damage done may far surpass the gain to the owner of the animal.

Output rose again, beyond its 1980 level, in the following year, but exports took until 1984 to surpass their 1980 level.

Expectations in the medium term indicate that the city will surpass 50,000 inhabitants by 2010 once new industrial zones have been implemented.

Before starting, Sakuragi rapidly becomes Nobunaga Kiyota's rival with both being very immature and both wanting to surpass Rukawa.

After winning $500,000, enough to surpass Rutter's total, Jennings chose not to attempt the final $1,000,000 question, which would have deducted $475,000 from his winnings if he missed it.

Phillipe Kahn saw the chance to double the development team and get some new technology ideas by buying the surpass product at a bargain rate, giving him another shot at gaining the lead.

Students surpass most traditional high school credit totals because students can earn up to 32 high school credits upon graduation.

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