superstructure

US [ˈsupərˌstrʌktʃər]
UK [ˈsuːpə(r)ˌstrʌktʃə(r)]
  • n.(船舶的)上层建筑;(建筑物的)上部结构;(社会的)上层建筑
  • Web上层结构;超结构;上部构造
Plural Form:superstructures  
Superstructure
n.
1.
(船舶的)上层建筑,船楼;(建筑物的)上部结构a structure that is built on top of sth, for example the upper parts of a ship or the part of a building above the ground
2.
(社会的)上层建筑the systems and beliefs in a society that have developed from more simple ones

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