Definition of superincumbence in English:

superincumbence

noun

rare
  • The quality or fact of being superincumbent; the condition of lying or pressing on something; (figurative) pressure, weightiness.

Origin

Late 17th century. From superincumbent: see -ence. Compare earlier incumbence.

Pronunciation

superincumbence

/ˌsuːp(ə)rɪnˈkʌmb(ə)ns//ˌsjuːp(ə)rɪnˈkʌmb(ə)ns/