Superstructure meaning

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The definition of a superstructure is a building or part of a building built above the foundation.

An example of a superstructure is the lobby and floors in a high rise building.

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The parts of a ship's structure above the main deck.
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A physical or conceptual structure extended or developed from a basic form.
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In Marxist theory, the ideologies or institutions of a society as distinct from the basic processes and direct social relations of material production and economics.
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The rails, sleepers, and other parts of a railway.
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A structure built on top of another.
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That part of a ship above the main deck.
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(nautical) Any structure built above the top full deck. (FM 55-501).
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Any material structure or edifice built on something else; that which is raised on a foundation or basis.
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All that part of a building above the basement. Also used figuratively.
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(UK) (railroad) The sleepers, and fastenings, in distinction from the roadbed.
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The part of a building or other structure above the foundation.
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That part of a building above the foundation.
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