Meaning of REDUNDANT in English

REDUNDANT

/ rɪˈdʌndənt; NAmE / adjective

1.

( BrE ) ( of a person ) without a job because there is no more work available for you in a company :

to be made redundant from your job

redundant employees

2.

not needed or useful :

The picture has too much redundant detail.

►  re·dun·dant·ly adverb

••

WORD ORIGIN

late 16th cent. (in the sense abundant ): from Latin redundant- surging up, from the verb redundare surge, from re(d)- again + unda a wave.

Oxford Advanced Learner's English Dictionary.      Оксфордский английский словарь для изучающик язык на продвинутом уровне.