from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Philosophy Productive of effects outside the mind.
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- adj. Emanant; producing an effect outside of the mind. Compare immanent.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Passing outward; operating outside of itself: opposed to immanent.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. of a mental act; causing effects outside the mind
Latin trānsiēns, trānseunt-, present participle of trānsīre, to go over; see transient.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
c.1625; from Latin trānseunt-, transiens ("passing beyond"), present participle of trānseō ("to go over, cross"); from trans- ("across, on the far side, beyond") and eō ("to go, walk, march"); see transient. (Wiktionary)