transindividual

adjective
trans·​individual | \ "+ \

Definition of transindividual

: going between individuals : passing from one to another the question whether environmental influences … have a transindividual actionHuman Embryology the transindividual processes of interaction and societal circumstances— P. A. Sorokin

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trans- + individual (noun)

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“Transindividual.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/transindividual. Accessed 26 Feb. 2021.

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