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superincumbent

su·per·in·cum·bent

superincumbent

 
pronunciation:
su pr ihn kuhm bnt
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: lying or resting on top of something else.
definition 2: overhanging, arching over, or situated above.
definition 3: of pressure, exerted from above.
derivations: superincumbently (adv.), superincumbence (n.), superincumbency (n.)