superordinate
1. [ noun ] one of greater rank or station or quality
Synonyms: superior higher-up
Related terms: inferior leader supervisor god
2. [ adjective ] of higher rank or status or value
Related terms: superior
3. [ verb ] place in a superior order or rank
Examples:

"These two notions are superordinated to a third"

Related terms: rate
4. [ noun ] (linguistics) a word that is more generic than a given word
Synonyms: superordinate_word hypernym
Related terms: word
Similar spelling:   superordination
  superorder
  superiority