Superlunary
Superlunar Su`per*lu"nar, Superlunary Su`per*lu"na*ry, a. Being above the moon; not belonging to this world; -- opposed to sublunary. [1913 Webster]

The head that turns at superlunar things. --Pope. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • superlunary — [so͞o΄pər lo͞on′ər ē] adj. [< SUPER + L luna, moon (see LUNAR) + ARY] located above or beyond the moon: also superlunar …   English World dictionary

  • superlunary — or superlunar adjective Etymology: Latin super + luna moon more at lunar Date: 1614 archaic being above the moon ; celestial …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • superlunary — /sooh peuhr looh neuh ree/, adj. 1. situated above or beyond the moon. 2. celestial, rather than earthly. Also, superlunar. [1605 15; SUPER + (SUB)LUNARY] * * * …   Universalium

  • superlunary — adjective translunary. Ant: sublunary …   Wiktionary

  • superlunary — [ˌsu:pə lu:nəri] adjective literary belonging to a higher world; celestial. Origin C17: from med. L. superlunaris (see super , lunar) …   English new terms dictionary

  • superlunary — su·per·lunary …   English syllables

  • superlunary — /supəˈlunəri/ (say soohpuh loohnuhree) adjective 1. situated above or beyond the moon. 2. celestial, rather than earthly. Also, superlunar. {super + (sub)lunary} …   Australian English dictionary

  • superlunary —   a. above the moon; other worldly …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • superlunary — adj. 1 situated beyond the moon. 2 belonging to a higher world, celestial. Etymology: med.L superlunaris (as SUPER , LUNAR) …   Useful english dictionary

  • superlunar — adjective 1. situated beyond the moon or its orbit around the earth who can imagine a translunary visitor in Times Square? • Syn: ↑translunar, ↑translunary, ↑superlunary • Pertains to noun: ↑Moon (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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