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supra

[soo-pruh] /ˈsu prə/
adverb
1.
above, especially when used in referring to parts of a text.
Compare infra.
Origin
late Middle English
1400-1450
1400-50; late Middle English < Latin suprā (preposition) on top of, above, exceeding, (adv.) on top, higher up; akin to super-

supra-

1.
a prefix meaning “above, over” (supraorbital) or “beyond the limits of, outside of” (supramolecular; suprasegmental).
Compare super-.
Origin
see supra

loco supra citato

[loh-koh soo-prah ki-tah-toh; English loh-koh soo-pruh sahy-tey-toh, si-tah-toh] /ˈloʊ koʊ ˈsu prɑ kɪˈtɑ toʊ; English ˈloʊ koʊ ˈsu prə saɪˈteɪ toʊ, sɪˈtɑ toʊ/
Latin.
1.

ubi supra

[oo-bee soo-prah; English yoo-bahy soo-pruh, -bee] /ˈu bi ˈsu prɑ; English ˈyu baɪ ˈsu prə, -bi/
Latin.
1.
See u.s (def 1).

vide supra

[wee-de soo-prah; English vahy-dee soo-pruh, vee-] /ˈwi dɛ ˈsu prɑ; English ˈvaɪ di ˈsu prə, ˈvi-/
Latin.
1.
see above (used especially to refer a reader to parts of a text).

vide ut supra

[wee-de oo t soo-prah; English vahy-dee uht soo-pruh, vee-] /ˈwi dɛ ʊt ˈsu prɑ; English ˈvaɪ di ʌt ˈsu prə, ˈvi-/
Latin.
1.
see as (stated) above (used especially to refer a reader to parts of a text).
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Examples for supra
  • Aether is the primary building block of all matter, it has charge, and is supra magnetic.
  • They called it a supra-nuclear palsy, and it was rare.
British Dictionary definitions for supra

supra

/ˈsuːprə/
adverb
1.
above, esp referring to earlier parts of a book etc
Word Origin
(sense 1) C15: from Latin; related to super-

supra-

prefix
1.
over, above, beyond, or greater than supranational, supramolecular
Word Origin
from Latin suprā above

ubi supra

/ˈuːbɪ ˈsuːprɑː/
uknown
1.
where (mentioned or cited) above
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Word Origin and History for supra

supra-

word-forming element meaning "above, over, beyond, before," from Latin supra "above, over, before, beyond," in supera (parte), literally "on the upper (side)," from old fem. ablative singular of superus (adj.) "above," related to super "above, over" (see super-).

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supra in Medicine

supra- pref.

  1. Above; over; on top of: supracostal.

  2. Greater than; transcending: supraliminal.

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