superparticular

adjective
su·​per·​particular | \ "+ \

Definition of superparticular

: of or relating to a ratio in which the greater term exceeds the less by a unit the ratios of 4 to 3 and of 8 to 7 are superparticular

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History and Etymology for superparticular

Late Latin superparticularis, from Latin super- + particula small part + -aris -ar

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“Superparticular.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/superparticular. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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