transriverine etymology

English word transriverine comes from English riverine (Of or pertaining to rivers, or located on or by a river.), English trans-

Detailed word origin of transriverine

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
riverine English (eng) Of or pertaining to rivers, or located on or by a river.
trans- English (eng) (chemistry) A compound in which two atoms or groups are situated on opposite sides of some plane of symmetry passing through the compound. (Also used without the hyphen as an adjective; see trans.). Across, through, over, beyond, to or on the other side of, outside of.. Transgender or transsexual, or pertaining to those who are transgender or transsexual.
transriverine English (eng) Across (or on the other side of) a river.

Words with the same origin as transriverine

Descendants of trans-
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