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Sursolid

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Sursólid. [In algebra.] The fourth multiplication or power of any number whatever taken as the root. Trevoux.

Sources: Dictionnaire de Trévoux (10)

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Cite this page: Johnson, Samuel. "Sursolid." A Dictionary of the English Language: A Digital Edition of the 1755 Classic by Samuel Johnson. Edited by Brandi Besalke. Last modified: November 12, 2012. http://johnsonsdictionaryonline.com/?p=6098.


  1. I love this reference! Thank you for having it! I started out looking for the colonial meaning of the phrase “prudent jealousy” and am engrossed in these words.
    I wonder what will they think of us in 200 years?

  2. ecummings on January 19th, 2013 at 9:31 am

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