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transcendent  


      adj  
1    exceeding or surpassing in degree or excellence  
2   
a    (in the philosophy of Kant) beyond or before experience; a priori  
b    (of a concept) falling outside a given set of categories  
c    beyond consciousness or direct apprehension  
3      (Theol)   (of God) having continuous existence outside the created world  
4    free from the limitations inherent in matter  
      n  
5      (Philosophy)   a transcendent thing  
   transcendence             n  
  transcendency      n  
  transcendently      adv  
  transcendentness      n  
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transcendence  

   , transcendency  
ascendancy, excellence, greatness, incomparability, matchlessness, paramountcy, pre-eminence, sublimity, superiority, supremacy  

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