noun. With regard to metaphysics and within the analysis of awareness, a state of presence or interpretation which goes beyond typical comprehension or experience. The term indicates states which surpass the physical world and the nature of material presence.
What is TRANSCENDENCE?
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TRANSCENDENCE: "The state of transcendence is said by some to be almost like meditation."
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