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superficial

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superficial

adj su·per·fi·cial \ˌsü-pər-ˈfish-əl\

Definition of SUPERFICIAL

1
:  of, relating to, or located near the surface <superficial blood vessels>
2
:  lying on, not penetrating below, or affecting only the surface <superficial wounds>
su·per·fi·cial·ly \-ē\ adverb
February 26, 2015
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