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Overview of adj superficial

The adj superficial has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (4) superficial

(concerned with or comprehending only what is apparent or obvious; not deep or penetrating emotionally or intellectually; "superficial similarities"; "a superficial mind"; "his thinking was superficial and fuzzy"; "superficial knowledge"; "the superficial report didn't give the true picture"; "only superficial differences")

2. superficial

(of, affecting, or being on or near the surface; "superficial measurements"; "the superficial area of the wall"; "a superficial wound")

3. superficial, trivial

(of little substance or significance; "a few superficial editorial changes"; "only trivial objections") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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