Transcendency
Transcendence Tran*scend"ence (-ens), Transcendency Tran*scend"en*cy (-en*s[y^]), [Cf. L. transcendentia, F. transcendance.] 1. The quality or state of being transcendent; superior excellence; supereminence. [1913 Webster]

The Augustinian theology rests upon the transcendence of Deity at its controlling principle. --A. V. G. Allen. [1913 Webster]

2. Elevation above truth; exaggeration. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

``Where transcendencies are more allowed.'' --Bacon. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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