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transcalent

[trans-key-luh nt]
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adjective
  1. permitting the passage of heat.

Origin of transcalent

1825–35; trans- + Latin calent- (stem of calēns), present participle of calēre to be hot; see -ent
Related formstrans·ca·len·cy [trans-key-luh n-see] /trænsˈkeɪ lən si/, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for transcalent

transcalent

adjective
  1. rare permitting the passage of heat
Derived Formstranscalency, noun

Word Origin

C19: trans- + -calent, from Latin calēre to be hot
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transcalent in Medicine

transcalent

(trăn-skālənt)
adj.
  1. Diathermanous.
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