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supereminent

[ soo-per-em-uh-nuhnt ]
/ ˌsu pərˈɛm ə nənt /
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adjective
of superior eminence, rank, or dignity; distinguished, conspicuous, or worthy of note above others.
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Origin of supereminent

1545–55; <Latin superēminent- (stem of superēminēns), present participle of supereminēre to stand out. See super-, eminent

OTHER WORDS FROM supereminent

su·per·em·i·nence, nounsu·per·em·i·nent·ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for supereminent

supereminent
/ (ˌsuːpərˈɛmɪnənt) /

adjective
of distinction, dignity, or rank superior to that of others; pre-eminent

Derived forms of supereminent

supereminence, noun
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