Definition of Superlying

1. Verb. (present participle of superlie) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Superlying

1. superlie [v] - See also: superlie

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Superlying

superlucrations
superlumic
superluminal
superluminality
superluminally
superluminescence
superluminescent
superluminosity
superluminous
superlunar
superlunary
superluxuries
superluxurious
superluxury
superly
superlying (current term)
supermachine
supermachines
supermacho
supermajor
supermajorities
supermajority
supermajors
supermale
supermales
supermall
supermalls
superman
supermanager
supermanagers

Literary usage of Superlying

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1. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1877)
"... rising in altitude with the superlying belts of vegetation, they decrease until the region beyond the timber-line is reached, in a similar manner as ..."

2. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1902)
"It only remains to cut all superlying tissues with a sharp knife. The sphincter should be cut at right angles because there is less liability to ..."

3. A Prisoner of War in Virginia 1864-5 by George Haven Putnam (1912)
"In the course of weeks, progress was made, but a miscalculation as to the length of the superlying stone or as to the strength of the stone, ..."

4. International Clinics: A Quarterly of Clinical Lectures by Henry W. Cattell (1902)
"With one stroke of the knife I cut all superlying tissue, which includes skin, superficial fascia, and the sphincter ani muscle. ..."

5. Rocks Classified and Described: A Treatise on Lithology by Bernhard von Cotta (1866)
"What thickness of superlying strata should be assumed as sufficient to produce the transmutation which has resulted, we are unable to say; and we have fewer ..."

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