superterranean

adjective
su·​per·​ter·​ra·​nean | \ ¦süpə(r)tə¦rānēən, -ānyən \
variants: or less commonly superterraneous \ -​ānēəs \

Definition of superterranean

: lying, dwelling, or active above or on the earth's surface

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History and Etymology for superterranean

super- + -terranean, -terraneous (as in subterranean, subterraneous)

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“Superterranean.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/superterranean. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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