in excess of the normal or average:
supernormal faculties; supernormal production.
lying beyond normal or natural powers of comprehension:
greatly exceeding the normal
noun, plural supernovas, supernovae [soo-per-noh-vee] /ˌsu pərˈnoʊ vi/ (Show IPA). Astronomy. 1. the explosion of a star, possibly caused by gravitational collapse, during which the star’s luminosity increases by as much as 20 magnitudes and most of the star’s mass is blown away at very high velocity, sometimes leaving behind an extremely dense core. 2. […]
noun, Astronomy. 1. an expanding shell of gas, with accompanying strong radio and x-ray emissions, produced by a supernova.
[soo-per-noo-muh-rer-ee, -nyoo-] /ˌsu pərˈnu məˌrɛr i, -ˈnyu-/ adjective 1. being in excess of the usual, proper, or prescribed number; additional; extra. 2. associated with a regular body or staff as an assistant or substitute in case of necessity. noun, plural supernumeraries. 3. a supernumerary or extra person or thing. 4. a supernumerary official or employee. […]
noun 1. (in Britain) an experienced senior nurse on an elevated salary who is responsible for running clinics and managing nursing teams