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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hypernymy, superordinationnoun

    the semantic relation of being superordinate or belonging to a higher rank or class


  1. superordination

    Superordination is a principle or phenomenon in which one concept, thing or person is superior, higher, dominant or more powerful over others within a hierarchical structure. It can relate to categories of language, social relationships, or any system where elements are ranked or organized in levels of relative importance or complexity.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Superordinationnoun

    the ordination of a person to fill a station already occupied; especially, the ordination by an ecclesiastical official, during his lifetime, of his successor

  2. Etymology: [Pref. super- + ordination: cf. L. superordinatio.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Superordination

    sū-pėr-or-di-nā′shun, n. the ordination of a successor by an ecclesiastic: (logic) the relation of a universal proposition to a particular proposition in the same terms.—adj. Superor′dinate.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of superordination in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of superordination in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9


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