supersubstantial

adjective
su·​per·​sub·​stan·​tial | \ ˌsü-pər-səb-ˈstan(t)-shəl How to pronounce supersubstantial (audio) \

Definition of supersubstantial

: being above material substance : of a transcending substance

First Known Use of supersubstantial

1534, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for supersubstantial

Late Latin supersubstantialis, from Latin super- + substantia substance

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“Supersubstantial.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/supersubstantial. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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