Definition of superambient in English:

superambient

adjective

  • 1Of a fluid: that circulates or is situated above; overlying.

  • 2Of a physical quantity: greater than in the immediate surroundings; greater than the general level in the environment.

Origin

Mid 17th century. From super- + ambient, perhaps after post-classical Latin superambient-, superambiens.

Pronunciation

superambient

/ˌsjuːpərˈambɪənt//ˌsuːpərˈambɪənt/