Tran*scend"ence (?), Tran*scend"en*cy (?),[Cf. L. transcendentia, F. transcendance.]

1.

The quality or state of being transcendent; superior excellence; supereminence.

The Augustinian theology rests upon the transcendence of Deity at its controlling principle. A. V. G. Allen.

2.

Elevation above truth; exaggeration.

[Obs.]

"Where transcendencies are more allowed." Bacon.

 

© Webster 1913.

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