plethora definition

  • noun:
    • A superabundance; a surplus.
    • An excess of blood within the circulatory system or perhaps in one organ or area.
    • too much or number; an abundance.
    • an excessive amount of purple bloodstream cells or actual humours.
    • Overfullness; specifically, excessive fullness associated with bloodstream; repletion; that condition associated with the blood vessels or regarding the system once the bloodstream exceeds a healthy standard in volume; hyperæmia; -- in opposition to anæmia.
    • State to be overfull; excess; superabundance.
    • In pathology, overfullness of blood; a redundant fullness regarding the blood-vessels.
    • Overfullness in any respect; superabundance.
    • severe excess

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