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ultramundane

[uhl-truh-muhn-deyn, -muhn-deyn] /ˌʌl trə mʌnˈdeɪn, -ˈmʌn deɪn/
adjective
1.
outside or beyond the earth or the orbits of the planets.
2.
outside the sphere of physical existence.
Origin of ultramundane
1540-1550
1540-50; < Latin ultrāmundānus, equivalent to Latin ultrā ultra- + mundānus mundane
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  • The hope of ultramundane felicity is, therefore, an illusion, and man is to seek such happiness as is possible only in this life.

British Dictionary definitions for ultramundane

ultramundane

/ˌʌltrəˈmʌndeɪn/
adjective
1.
extending beyond the world, this life, or the universe
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