the supernatural

noun

Definition of the supernatural

: things that cannot be explained by science and seem to involve ghosts, spirits, magic, etc.

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“The supernatural.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20supernatural. Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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