above

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Preposition[change]

Preposition
above

The cloud is above the mountain
  1. (before a noun, after the noun & stand alone) If A is above B, A is higher than or before B, but not touching B.
    In a newspaper, the title of a story is usually above the story.
    Only children aged 5 and above may enter.
    That office is on the floor above.


Adjective[change]

Positive
above

Comparative
none

Superlative
none

  1. If something is above, it is higher than or coming before.
    Please see the above discussion of the problem.

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