transcalent

adjective

trans·​ca·​lent
tranzˈkālənt,
-n(t)ˈsk-
: pervious to or permitting the passage of heat

Word History

Etymology

trans- + Latin calent-, calens, present participle of calēre to be warm

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“Transcalent.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/transcalent. Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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