verb (used with object)
to go beyond in quantity, degree, rate, etc.:
to exceed the speed limit.
to go beyond the bounds or limits of:
to exceed one’s understanding.
to surpass; be superior to; excel:
Her performance exceeded all the others.
verb (used without object)
to be greater, as in quantity or degree.
to surpass others; excel or be superior.
to be superior to (a person or thing), esp in size or quality; excel
(transitive) to go beyond the limit or bounds of: to exceed one’s income, exceed a speed limit
to be greater in degree or quantity than (a person or thing)
noun, plural superfamilies. Biology. 1. a category of related families within an order or suborder. noun (pl) -lies 1. (biology) a taxonomic group that is a subdivision of a suborder 2. any analogous group, such as a group of related languages superfamily (s’pər-fām’ə-lē) A taxonomic category of related organisms ranking below an order or its […]
noun 1. a type of bet, especially on horse races, in which the bettor must select the first four finishers in exact order. 2. a race in which such bets are made.
[soo-per-fee-kuh n-dey-shuh n, -fek-uh n-] /ˌsu pərˌfi kənˈdeɪ ʃən, -ˌfɛk ən-/ noun 1. the fertilization of two or more ova discharged at the same ovulation by successive acts of sexual intercourse. superfecundation /ˌsuːpəˌfiːkənˈdeɪʃən/ noun 1. (physiol) the fertilization of two or more ova, produced during the same menstrual cycle, by sperm ejaculated during two or […]
noun 1. the quality of being fecund; capacity, especially in female animals, of producing young in great numbers. 2. fruitfulness or fertility, as of the earth. 3. the capacity of abundant production: fecundity of imagination. noun 1. fertility; fruitfulness 2. intellectual fruitfulness; creativity fecundity fe·cun·di·ty (fĭ-kŭn’dĭ-tē) n. The capacity for producing offspring, especially in abundance.