Pronunciation: (sOO'pur-skrīb", sOO"pur-skrīb'), [key]
—v.t., -scribed, -scrib•ing.
1. to write (words, letters, one's name, address, etc.) above or on something.
2. to inscribe or mark with writing at the top or on the outside or surface of; put an inscription above or on: to superscribe the cover of a text with corrections.
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