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Meaning of SUPERVENIENT

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Su`per*ven"ient\, a. [L. superveniens, p. pr.]
Coming as something additional or extraneous; coming
afterwards.

      That branch of belief was in him supervenient to
      Christian practice.                      --Hammond.

      Divorces can be granted, a mensa et toro, only for
      supervenient causes.                     --Z. Swift.

 

 

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