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Meaning of SUPERJACENT

Pronunciation:  `soopur'jeysunt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  lying immediately above or on something else
 

SUPERJACENT is a 11 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: incumbent, overlying, superimposed, superincumbent
 
 Antonyms: subjacent
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Su`per*ja"cent\, a. [L. superjacens, p. pr. of
superjacere; super above + jacere to lie.]
Situated immediately above; as, superjacent rocks.

 

 

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