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adjective
  1. 1
    not complete or thorough

    American English synonyms or related words for this sense of superficial

  2. 2
    affecting or involving only the surface or outside part of something

    American English synonyms or related words for this sense of superficial

  3. 5
    formal in or part of the top layer of something such as skin, soil, or rock

    American English synonyms or related words for this sense of superficial

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superficiality

noun

superficially

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