Supervention
Supervention Su`per*ven"tion, n. [L. superventio.] The act of supervening. --Bp. Hall. [1913 Webster]

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  • supervention — index preemption Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • supervention — noun see supervene …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • supervention — See supervenient. * * * …   Universalium

  • supervention — noun The act of supervening …   Wiktionary

  • supervention — su·per·ven·tion (soo″pər venґshən) the development of some condition in addition to an already existing one …   Medical dictionary

  • Supervention — Indræden, forekomst …   Danske encyklopædi

  • supervention — su·per ven·tion || ‚suːpÉ™(r) venʃnvenʃn n. surprising event, unexpected occurrence …   English contemporary dictionary

  • supervention — su·per·ven·tion …   English syllables

  • supervention — noun a following on in addition • Derivationally related forms: ↑supervene • Hypernyms: ↑happening, ↑occurrence, ↑occurrent, ↑natural event …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hypnosis — Hyp*no sis, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? sleep.] 1. (Med.) Supervention of sleep. [1913 Webster] 2. The condition of being hypnotized or the process of hypnotizing a person; hypnotism[1]. [Webster 1913 Suppl. +PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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