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over and above [・・・に加えて,・・・の上に;・・を上回る]
But over and above these self-centred considerations is the fact that one's ego is no very large part of the world. The man who can centre his thoughts and hopes upon something transcending self can find a certain peace in the ordinary troubles of life which is impossible to the pure egoist.
[しかし,さらにこうした自己中心的な考えに加えて,(各個人の)自我などまったく世界の大きな部分ではない,という事実がある。自己を超越するものに思考と希望を集中できる人は,人生の普通の悩みごとの中に,全くのエゴイストには望めない,ある種の安らぎを見いだすことができる。
 出典:ラッセル『幸福論』第5章「疲労」]

a great deal of work, over and above what they had anticipated./ That is over and above what is wanted.
[彼らが予期したものをはるかに上回る多量の仕事。/それは必要とする以上のものだ。
 出典:Shogakukan Random House English-Japanese Dictionary, 3rd ed.]

Over and above his teaching duties, he is the chairman of two committees.
[ 出典:Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English, new ed.]

There are other factors over and above those we have discussed.
[ 出典:Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary, 8th ed.]

Expenditure on education has gone up by seven point eight per cent over and above inflation.
[ 出典Collins COBUILD English Dictionary for Advanced Learners, 3rd ed.]