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Subterranean Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    subterranean adj
  1. being or operating under the surface of the earth; "subterranean passages"; "a subsurface flow of water" [syn: subterraneous]
  2. lying beyond what is openly revealed or avowed (especially being kept in the background or deliberately concealed); "subterranean motives for murder"; "looked too closely for an ulterior purpose in all knowledge"- Bertrand Russell [syn: subterraneous, ulterior]
Subterranean Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Subterranean \Sub`ter*ra"ne*an\, Subterraneous \Sub`ter*ra"ne*ous\, a. [L. subterraneus; sub under + terra earth. See Terrace.] Being or lying under the surface of the earth; situated within the earth, or under ground; as, subterranean springs; a subterraneous passage. -- Sub`ter*ra"ne*ous*ly, adv.
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  • Subterranean: Subterranean(s) or The Subterranean(s) may refer to: Subterranea (geography), underground structures, both natural and man-made ...
  • Subterranean Press: Subterranean Press is a small press publisher in Michigan . Subterranean is best known for publishing genre fiction, primarily horror , ...
  • Subterranean river: A subterranean river is a river that runs wholly or partly beneath the ground surface – one where the riverbed does not represent the ...
  • Subterranean rivers of London: The subterranean or underground rivers of London are the tributaries of the River Thames and River Lea that were built over during the ...
  • Subterranean (EP): Subterranean is an MCD released by the Swedish melodic death metal band In Flames in 1995. This is the only release with vocalist ...
  • Subterranean Records: Subterranean Records is an independent record label based in San Francisco , California . Founded by Steve Tupper and a then partner, ...
  • Subterranean (TV series): Subterranean is a weekly music show on MTV2 dedicated to alternative , indie , and underground music and artists. The show was made as ...
  • Subterranean Magazine: Subterranean Magazine is an American fantasy , horror and science fiction magazine which publishes short fiction. Subterranean Magazine ...

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