Definition of superstruction in US English:

superstruction

noun

  • 1Figurative and in figurative contexts; = "superstructure".

  • 2In literal or physical sense; = "superstructure".

  • 3In literal or physical sense.

Origin

Mid 16th century; earliest use found in Alexander Nowell (d. 1602), dean of St Paul's. From post-classical Latin superstruction-, superstructio superstructure from classical Latin superstruct-, past participial stem of superstruere + -iō.