from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. In a relationship with another set such that membership in the other set implies membership in the present set
- adj. Supervening; occurring subsequently; coming after something, especially when not causally connected.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Coming as something additional or extraneous; coming afterwards.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Coming in upon something as additional or extraneous; superadvenient; added; additional; following in close conjunction.
From Latin supervenient-, stem of superveniens, present participle of supervenio ("to come to or in addition to, to overtake") (Wiktionary)