Superstructure

Definition of Superstructure

Su`per`struc´ture
n.1.(Arch.) Any material structure or edifice built on something else; that which is raised on a foundation or basis
You have added to your natural endowments the superstructure of study.
- Dryden.
2.(Railway Engin.) The sleepers, and fastenings, in distinction from the roadbed.

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construction, deck-house, ship, structure
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