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transmundane

[ trans-muhn-deyn, tranz-; trans-muhn-deyn, tranz- ]
/ ˌtræns mʌnˈdeɪn, ˌtrænz-; trænsˈmʌn deɪn, trænz- /
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adjective
reaching beyond or existing outside the physical or visible world: She believed in otherworldly contacts and transmundane spirits.
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Origin of transmundane

First recorded in 1770–80; trans- + mundane
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How to use transmundane in a sentence

  • God is no longer conceived as a transmundane being who guides the destinies of mankind according to a preconceived plan.

British Dictionary definitions for transmundane

transmundane
/ (trænzˈmʌndeɪn) /

adjective
beyond this world or worldly considerations
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