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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR TRANSCENDING

It is transcending limits of security of immediate response.

But if they were so to do they would be transcending their business as scientists.

Transcending mere perfection, the name was a stroke of genius.

Who could tell how big and tender and transcending it might become?

That it would be transcending and tender and big was certain.

It was rather that transcending love that he himself had invoked.

Here is human kindliness, triumphant, transcending all debate.

It answered this question by transcending the expectations of the most sanguine.

So it was that I first, in any transcending sense, fell under the empire of a poet.

Transcending Reason and understanding, Thou eludest description and predication.

WORD ORIGIN

mid-14c., from Latin transcendere "climb over or beyond, surmount," from trans- "beyond" (see trans-) + scandere "to climb" (see scan (v.)). Related: Transcended; transcending.

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