superior

  1. one of greater rank or station or quality
  2. the head of a religious community
  3. a combatant who is able to defeat rivals
  4. the largest freshwater lake in the world; the deepest of the Great Lakes
  5. a town in northwest Wisconsin on Lake Superior across from Duluth
  6. a character or symbol set or printed or written above and immediately to one side of another character
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Superior

The USS Superior was an American Admirable Class minesweeper of 625 tons displacement launched in 1944. The USS Superior was powered by diesel engines providing a top speed of 14.5 knots and carried a complement of 104. She was armed with one 3 inch dual-purpose gun and four 40 mm anti-aircraft guns.
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Superior

above or on the upper surface
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Superior

[adj] - (astronomy) having an orbit farther from the sun than the Earth`s orbit 2. [adj] - of high or superior quality or performance 3. [adj] - of or characteristic of high rank or importance 4. [adj] - (sometimes followed by `to`) not subject to or influenced by 5. [n] - one of greater rank or station or quality 6. [n] ...
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Superior

means either greater quantity or quality; or situated higher up, above or upper in position. Opposite of Inferior.
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Superior

Literally above, or better than. In the anatomical position, if A is higher than, or above, B, then A is superior to B. The opposite is inferior.
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Superior

Superior: In antomy, above or over top of. As opposed to inferior. The heart is superior to the stomach. The superior surface of the tongue rests against the palate. For a more complete listing of terms used in medicine for spatial orientation, please see the entry to 'Anatomic Orientation Terms'.
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Superior

Su·pe'ri·or adjective [ Latin , compar. of superus being above, from super above, over: confer French supérieur . See Super- , and confer Supreme .] 1. More elevated in place or position; higher; upper; as, the superior limb of the sun; the sup...
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superior

<anatomy> Situated above another structure. ... <plant biology> Of an ovary, borne above the level of attachment of the other floral parts, or above the base of a cup (hypanthium) that is free from the ovary and bears the perianth segments and stamens. ... Compare: inferior. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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superior

adjective (sometimes followed by `to`) not subject to or influenced by; `overcome by a superior opponent`; `trust magnates who felt themselves superior to law`
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superior

superordinate noun one of greater rank or station or quality
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superior

(soo-pēr´e-әr) situated above, or directed upward; in official anatomic nomenclature, used in reference to the upper surface of an organ or other structure, or to a structure occupying a higher position.
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Superior

• (a.) Belonging to the part of an axillary flower which is toward the main stem; posterior. • (a.) More elevated in place or position; higher; upper; as, the superior limb of the sun; the superior part of an image. • (a.) More comprehensive; as a term in classification; as, a genus is superior to a species. • (a.) Higher in ran...
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Superior

city, seat (1854) of Douglas county, extreme northwestern Wisconsin, U.S. It lies at the western tip of Lake Superior, opposite Duluth, Minnesota, ... [1 related articles]
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superior

superior 1. Higher than another in rank, station, or authority: a superior officer. 2. Of a higher nature or kind. 3. Of great value or excellence; extraordinary. 4. Greater in number or amount than another: an army defeated by superior forces of enemy troops. 5. Affecting an attitude of disdain or conceit; haughty and supercilious. 6. Above be...
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Superior

Superior is a cultivated variety of potato.
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superior

literally above, or better than. In the anatomical position, if A is higher than, or above, B, then A is superior to B. The opposite is inferior.
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Superior

[manga] In the May issue on April 18, 2009, the series migrated from GanGan Powered to Monthly GFantasy, under the new title シューピアリア・クロス. A Drama CD was released by Frontier Works in 2007. == Plot == The story is about a world in which humans and monsters co-exist; but since many years ago both races have been at war, ...
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Superior

[RTA Rapid Transit station] ==Notable places nearby== ==History== The station opened along with CTS Rapid Transit on March 15, 1955. It was located across Superior Avenue from the East Cleveland railroad station that served the Nickel Plate and New York Central railroads. The railroad station was constructed in 1929 as part of the Cleveland...
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Superior

Superior, city (1990 pop. 27,134), seat of Douglas co., NW Wis., on Superior Bay of Lake Superior, at the mouths of the St. Louis and the Nemadji rivers; inc. 1883. It is a port of entry with many rail lines. The natural harbor, shared with Duluth, Minn., has some of the nation's largest coal and or...
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Superior

One who has a right to command; one who holds a superior rank; as, a soldier is bound to obey his superior. 2. In estates, some are superior to others; an estate entitled to a servitude or easement over another estate, is called the superior or dominant, and the other the inferior or servient estate. Of courts, some are supreme or superior, posse.....
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superior

Type: Term Pronunciation: sū-pēr′ē-ŏr Definitions: 1. In human anatomy, situated nearer the vertex of the head in relation to a specific reference point; opposite of inferior. 2. Situated above or directed upward. Synonyms: cranial2
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Superior

In anatomy, above or over top of. As opposed to inferior. The heart is superior to the stomach. The superior surface of the tongue rests against the palate.
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superior

adjective, comparative of Latin superus = above.
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superior

Toward the upper part of a structure or toward the head; also called cephalic.
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