[ trans-hyoo-muh-niz-uhm or, often, ‐yoo‐, tranz‐ ]

  1. a philosophy that explores human transcendence above or beyond organic, corporeal limitations through technological and philosophical evolution.

Origin of transhumanism

First recorded in 1955–60; trans- + humanism

Other words from transhumanism

  • trans·hu·man, adjective

Words Nearby transhumanism Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

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