Definition of superpartient
: of or relating to a ratio in which the greater term exceeds the less by more than a unit the ratios of 5 to 3 and of 10 to 7 are superpartient
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Origin and Etymology of superpartient
Late Latin superpartient-, superpartiens, from Latin super + partient-, partiens, present participle of partire to divide — more at part
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