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supernormal

[soo-per-nawr-muh l] /ˌsu pərˈnɔr məl/
adjective
1.
in excess of the normal or average:
supernormal faculties; supernormal production.
2.
lying beyond normal or natural powers of comprehension:
supernormal intimations.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; super- + normal
Related forms
supernormality, noun
supernormally, adverb
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Examples for supernormal
  • It is what suffers the impossible problem and dreams up the supernormal solution.
  • The supernormal returns earned by firms with market power would still be subject to tax, however.
British Dictionary definitions for supernormal

supernormal

/ˌsuːpəˈnɔːməl/
adjective
1.
greatly exceeding the normal
Derived Forms
supernormality (ˌsuːpənɔːˈmælɪtɪ) noun
supernormally, adverb
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