Definition of superlinear in English:

superlinear

adjective

  • 1Mathematics
    Involving a power greater than one; of an order greater than one.

  • 2Literature
    Written above the line of the text. Compare superlineal , supralineal .

Origin

Late 18th century (in an earlier sense). From super- + linear.

Pronunciation

superlinear

/ˌsuːpəˈlɪnɪə/ /ˌsjuːpəˈlɪnɪə/