- the superior of an order or congregation.
Origin of superior general
First recorded in 1765–75
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Examples from the Web for superior general
Do not speak into other ears that which, strictly speaking, should only be told to the local Superior or Superior-General.Fraternal Charity
Rev. Father Valuy