superior laryngeal vein n.
A vein that accompanies the superior laryngeal artery and empties into the superior thyroid vein.
- Superior limb
superior limb n. See upper extremity.
- Superior limbic keratoconjunctivitis
superior limbic keratoconjunctivitis n. Inflammatory edema of the central area of the superior corneoscleral limbus of the eye, usually in both eyes, and marked by spontaneous healing and recurrence.
- Superior longitudinal fasciculus
superior longitudinal fasciculus n. A bundle of long association fibers in the lateral portion of the medullary center of the cerebral hemisphere, connecting the frontal, occipital, and temporal lobes.
adjective 1. higher in station, rank, degree, importance, etc.: a superior officer. 2. above the average in excellence, merit, intelligence, etc.: superior math students. 3. of higher grade or quality: superior merchandise. 4. greater in quantity or amount: superior numbers. 5. showing a consciousness or feeling of being better than or above others: superior airs. […]