Superfluitant
Superfluitant Su`per*flu"i*tant, a. [L. super above + fluitans, p. pr. of fluitare intensive fr. fluere to flow.] Floating above or on the surface. [Obs.] --Sir T. Browne. -- {Su`per*flu"i*tance}, n. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Superfluitance — Superfluitant Su per*flu i*tant, a. [L. super above + fluitans, p. pr. of fluitare intensive fr. fluere to flow.] Floating above or on the surface. [Obs.] Sir T. Browne. {Su per*flu i*tance}, n. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ascent — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Motion upwards. < N PARAG:Ascent >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 ascent ascent ascension Sgm: N 1 rising rising &c. 309 Sgm: N 1 acclivity acclivity hill &c. 217 Sgm: N 1 flight of steps fligh …   English dictionary for students

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