a specially reduced fare, as for passengers reserving tickets in advance or traveling during off-peak periods.
any item on which there is a specially reduced price:
The grocery’s supersavers this week include oranges, canned peas, and sugar.
of or at a specially reduced fare or price.
architecture A superscalar architecture is a uniprocessor that can execute two or more scalar operations in parallel. Some definitions include superpipelined and VLIW architectures; others do not. Superscalar architectures (apart from superpipelined architectures) require multiple functional units, which may or may not be identical to each other. In some superscalar processors the order of instruction […]
verb (used with object), superscribed, superscribing. 1. to write (words, letters, one’s name, address, etc.) above or on something. 2. to inscribe or mark with writing at the top or on the outside or surface of; put an inscription above or on: to superscribe the cover of a text with corrections. verb 1. (transitive) to […]
adjective 1. Printing. superior (def 10). noun 2. Printing. superior (def 12). 3. Obsolete. an address on a letter; superscription. adjective 1. (printing) (of a character) written or printed above the line; superior Compare subscript noun 2. a superscript or superior character 3. (obsolete) a superscription on a document, letter, etc
[soo-per-skrip-shuh n] /ˌsu pərˈskrɪp ʃən/ noun 1. the act of superscribing. 2. something that is superscribed. 3. an address on a letter, parcel, or the like. 4. Pharmacology. the sign ℞, meaning “take,” at the beginning of a prescription. superscription /ˌsuːpəˈskrɪpʃən/ noun 1. the act of superscribing 2. a superscribed title, address, etc 3. the […]