transpersonal

adjective
trans·​per·​son·​al | \ (ˌ)tran(t)s-ˈpərs-nəl How to pronounce transpersonal (audio) , -ˈpər-sə-nᵊl \

Definition of transpersonal

1 : extending or going beyond the personal or individual
2 : of, relating to, or being psychology or psychotherapy concerned especially with esoteric mental experience (such as mysticism and altered states of consciousness) beyond the usual limits of ego and personality

First Known Use of transpersonal

circa 1906, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of transpersonal was circa 1906

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“Transpersonal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/transpersonal. Accessed 1 Oct. 2020.

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transpersonal

adjective
trans·​per·​son·​al | \ -ˈpərs-nəl, -ᵊn-əl How to pronounce transpersonal (audio) \

Medical Definition of transpersonal

: of, relating to, or being psychology or psychotherapy concerned especially with esoteric mental experience (as mysticism and altered states of consciousness) beyond the usual limits of ego and personality

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