superessive

adjective
su·​per·​es·​sive | \ ¦süpə¦resiv \

Definition of superessive

 (Entry 1 of 2)

of a grammatical case
: denoting position or location on or upon

superessive

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of superessive (Entry 2 of 2)

: the superessive case or a word in it

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History and Etymology for superessive

Adjective

super- + -essive (as in inessive)

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“Superessive.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/superessive. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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