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su·per·vene

(so͞o′pər-vēn′)
intr.v. su·per·vened, su·per·ven·ing, su·per·venes
1. To come or occur as something extraneous, additional, or unexpected.
2. To follow immediately after; ensue.
3. Philosophy To be dependent on a set of facts or properties in such a way that change is possible only if change occurs in those facts or properties.

[Latin supervenīre : super-, super- + venīre, to come; see gwā- in the Appendix of Indo-European roots.]

su′per·ven′ient (-vēn′yənt) adj.
su′per·ven′ience (-vēn′yəns) n.
su′per·ven′tion (-vĕn′shən) n.
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supervene

(ˌsuːpəˈviːn)
vb (intr)
1. to follow closely; ensue
2. to occur as an unexpected or extraneous development
[C17: from Latin supervenīre to come upon, from super- + venīre to come]
ˌsuperˈvenience, supervention n
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su•per•vene

(ˌsu pərˈvin)

v.i. -vened, -ven•ing.
1. to take place or occur as something additional or extraneous (sometimes fol. by on or upon).
2. to ensue.
[1640–50; < Latin supervenīre=super- super- + venīre to come]
su`per•ven′tion
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supervene


Past participle: supervened
Gerund: supervening

Imperative
supervene
supervene
Present
I supervene
you supervene
he/she/it supervenes
we supervene
you supervene
they supervene
Preterite
I supervened
you supervened
he/she/it supervened
we supervened
you supervened
they supervened
Present Continuous
I am supervening
you are supervening
he/she/it is supervening
we are supervening
you are supervening
they are supervening
Present Perfect
I have supervened
you have supervened
he/she/it has supervened
we have supervened
you have supervened
they have supervened
Past Continuous
I was supervening
you were supervening
he/she/it was supervening
we were supervening
you were supervening
they were supervening
Past Perfect
I had supervened
you had supervened
he/she/it had supervened
we had supervened
you had supervened
they had supervened
Future
I will supervene
you will supervene
he/she/it will supervene
we will supervene
you will supervene
they will supervene
Future Perfect
I will have supervened
you will have supervened
he/she/it will have supervened
we will have supervened
you will have supervened
they will have supervened
Future Continuous
I will be supervening
you will be supervening
he/she/it will be supervening
we will be supervening
you will be supervening
they will be supervening
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been supervening
you have been supervening
he/she/it has been supervening
we have been supervening
you have been supervening
they have been supervening
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been supervening
you will have been supervening
he/she/it will have been supervening
we will have been supervening
you will have been supervening
they will have been supervening
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been supervening
you had been supervening
he/she/it had been supervening
we had been supervening
you had been supervening
they had been supervening
Conditional
I would supervene
you would supervene
he/she/it would supervene
we would supervene
you would supervene
they would supervene
Past Conditional
I would have supervened
you would have supervened
he/she/it would have supervened
we would have supervened
you would have supervened
they would have supervened
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.supervene - take place as an additional or unexpected development
hap, happen, occur, come about, take place, go on, pass off, fall out, pass - come to pass; "What is happening?"; "The meeting took place off without an incidence"; "Nothing occurred that seemed important"
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supervene

verb
To occur after in time:
Idiom: follow on the heels of.
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Translations

supervene

[ˌsuːpəˈviːn] VIsobrevenir
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supervene

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In a future chapter I shall attempt to show that the adult differs from its embryo, owing to variations supervening at a not early age, and being inherited at a corresponding age.
"It happened, monsieur," answered he, "that the workmen they had summoned found nothing in the well, after the closest search; that my governor perceived that the brink was all watery; that I was not so dried by the sun as to prevent Dame Perronnette spying that my garments were moist; and, lastly, that I was seized with a violent fever, owing to the chill and the excitement of my discovery, an attack of delirium supervening, during which I related the whole adventure; so that, guided by my avowal, my governor found the pieces of the queen's letter inside the bolster where I had concealed them."
But because the petitions were filed within a year since the last wage hike order, the board dismissed them, saying there needs to be a supervening condition, such as a sudden spike in the price of basic goods and services, for them to be granted.
Saying there is "no supervening event," the Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Boards (RTWPBs) in the two regions rejected petitions for wage adjustments, noting that these were filed within the year from the issuance of the last wage orders.
"The RTWPBs said there was no supervening event such as an unusual increase in the prices of basic goods like petroleum, and services for a designated period.
THE regional wage board in the National Capital Region (NCR) has denied the wage petitions filed by four labor groups in April, citing lack of a supervening event.
Fitch views positively the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signed on March 30, 2018 by the Commonwealth and the concessionaire as it appears to address key issues and remedies outstanding supervening events by extending the project's construction schedule and covering added costs.
Leuenberger identifies a gap in an influential argument for the entailment, due to Frank Jackson and Robert Stalnaker, and draw on the model theory of infinitary languages to argue that some globally supervening properties are not reducible.
Supervening upon allegations, Russia's Ambassador to the UN Vitaly Churkin said that Syrian militant groups had used chemical weapons back on March 19, in Khan al-Assal -- controlled by the government forces -- near Aleppo in Northern Syria in their fighting.
Such circumstances shall include, but shall not be limited to, severe weather conditions, fire, flood, earthquake, industrial dispute, war, riots, acts of God or supervening legislation.
Within 24 hours generalized tonic-clonic seizures had developed with status epilepticus supervening. These necessitated intubation, sedation, and mechanical ventilation.