- the quality or state of being transcendent.
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
Word Origin and History for self-transcendence
c.1600, from Medieval Latin transcendentia, from Latin transcendentem (see transcendent).
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