transcendental

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌtɹænsɛnˈdɛntəl/

Noun[edit]

transcendental (plural transcendentals)

  1. (obsolete) A transcendentalist.

Adjective[edit]

transcendental (comparative more transcendental, superlative most transcendental)

  1. (philosophy) Concerned with the a priori or intuitive basis of knowledge, independent of experience.
  2. Superior; surpassing all others; extraordinary.
  3. Mystical or supernatural.
  4. (algebra, number theory, of a number) Not algebraic (i.e., not the root of any polynomial that has positive degree and rational coefficients).
  5. (algebra, field theory) That contains elements that are not algebraic.

Antonyms[edit]

  • (not the root of a polynomial with rational coefficients): algebraic
  • (containing elements that are not the root of a polynomial): algebraic

Hypernyms[edit]

  • (not the root of a polynomial with rational coefficients): irrational

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German[edit]

Adjective[edit]

transcendental (comparative transcendentaler, superlative am transcendentalsten)

  1. Obsolete spelling of transzendental

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Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌtrans.t͡ʃe.denˈtal/

Adjective[edit]

transcendental m, n (feminine singular transcendentală, masculine plural transcendentali, feminine and neuter plural transcendentale)

  1. transcendental

Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

transcendental (plural transcendentales)

  1. transcendental