Definition of transhistorical in English:

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transhistorical

Pronunciation: /ˌtranzhɪsˈtɒrɪk(ə)l/
/ˌtrɑːnz/

adjective

Transcending historical boundaries; eternal: femininity may not be a transhistorical absolute
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  • Once more historical distance is sacrificed in the interest of a transhistorical principle.
  • Several essays emphasize the formal elements involved in reproducing both American myths through the effective employment of transhistorical archetypes.
  • His clear preference for thematic parallels and transhistorical modeling returns an attenuated history, largely organized without causes and contexts.

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