a prefix meaning “above, over” (supraorbital) or “beyond the limits of, outside of” (supramolecular; suprasegmental).
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Origin of supra-
see origin at supra
Words nearby supra-
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British Dictionary definitions for supra-
over, above, beyond, or greater thansupranational; supramolecular
Word Origin for supra-
from Latin suprā above
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Medical definitions for supra-
Above; over; on top of:supracostal.
Greater than; transcending:supraliminal.
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