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undue (adjective), more undue, most undue
Characteristic of something that is more than is necessary or reasonable: Sometimes there is more undue work that needs to be done on the project than is possible in the time that is allowed.

The news on TV has been showing some undue force being used by police to disperse demonstrators in some cities; however, it is more often a result of more undue violence and destruction of businesses, etc. or of some rebellious members who are out of control.

Exceeding what is normal or appropriate.
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