preterhuman

[ pree-ter-hyoo-muhn or, often, -yoo- ]
/ ˌpri tərˈhyu mən or, often, -ˈyu- /

adjective

beyond what is human: preterhuman experience.

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Origin of preterhuman

First recorded in 1805–15; preter- + human
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British Dictionary definitions for preterhuman

preterhuman
/ (ˌpriːtəˈhjuːmən) /

adjective

rare beyond what is human
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