[ tran-sen-duh ns ]
/ trænˈsɛn dəns /
the quality or state of being transcendent.
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- transcellular fluid,
- transcendental aesthetic,
- transcendental analytic,
- transcendental argument
Origin of transcendence
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Examples from the Web for self-transcendence
There can be only feeling; and the least self-transcendence, even in memory, must be an illusion.Winds Of Doctrine|George Santayana
c.1600, from Medieval Latin transcendentia, from Latin transcendentem (see transcendent).
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper