Definitions for subterraneanˌsʌb təˈreɪ ni ən
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
sub•ter•ra•ne•anˌsʌb təˈreɪ ni ən(adj.)sub`ter•ra′ne•ous.
existing, situated, or operating below the earth's surface; underground.
existing or operating out of sight or secretly.
(n.)a person or thing that is subterranean.
Origin of subterranean:
1595–1605; < L subterrāneus=sub-+terra earth
being or operating under the surface of the earth
"subterranean passages"; "a subsurface flow of water"
subterranean, subterraneous, ulterior(adj)
lying beyond what is openly revealed or avowed (especially being kept in the background or deliberately concealed)
"subterranean motives for murder"; "looked too closely for an ulterior purpose in all knowledge"- Bertrand Russell
below ground, under the earth, underground
alt. of Subterraneous
Subterranean is an MCD released by the Swedish melodic death metal band In Flames on 15 June 1995. It was remastered and re-released in 2003 by Regain Records. "Dead Eternity" is featured on The Jester Race, with Anders Fridén as singer. "The Inborn Lifeless" also appears on The Jester Race, but with a different name and lyrics, and with an alternate ending and slightly different solo. Although Daniel Erlandsson is pictured with the band through certain parts of the EP, he was still a guest, for he did not perform on the whole EP.
Translations for subterranean
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
lying, situated or constructed underground
- تَحت أرضيArabic
- subterrâneoPortuguese (BR)
- תַּת קַרקָעִיHebrew
- föld alattiHungarian
- bawah tanahIndonesian
- apakšzemes-; pazemes-Latvian
- bawah tanahMalay
- زیر زمینی ، د ځمکی لاندیPashto
- yer altıTurkish
- 地下的Chinese (Trad.)
- زیر زمینUrdu
- 地下的Chinese (Simp.)
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