transcendence

noun tran·scen·dence \ -ˈsen-dən(t)s \
Updated on: 24 Nov 2017

Definition of transcendence

: the quality or state of being transcendent

Examples of transcendence in a Sentence

  1. makes a case for the transcendence of Louis Armstrong's contributions to the field of jazz

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1601



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