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Of or relating to the soul or spirit; spiritual.
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  1. Of or relating to the soul or spirit; spiritual.
  2. Of, like, or characteristic of a ghost; spectral
  3. Of, relating to, or resembling a ghost, a wraith, or an apparition; spectral.
Of uneven rate, occurrence, or duration:
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  1. Of uneven rate, occurrence, or duration:
  2. (Bot.) Not uniform in shape, size, etc., as the petals of a flower
  3. Not straight, uniform, or symmetrical:
Characterized by a lack of the emotions, attitudes, or behavior regarded as natural, normal, or right
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  1. Characterized by a lack of the emotions, attitudes, or behavior regarded as natural, normal, or right
  2. Not included in nature; artificial:
  3. Not in accordance with what usually occurs in nature:
Deviating from what is typical for a specified thing:
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  1. Deviating from what is typical for a specified thing:
  2. Deviating from what is normal or typical
  3. Deviating from what is considered proper or normal:
Not normal; not average; not typical; not usual; irregular, esp. to a considerable degree
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  1. Not normal; not average; not typical; not usual; irregular, esp. to a considerable degree
  2. Not typical, usual, or regular; not normal; deviant.
Tending to be anomalous
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  1. Tending to be anomalous
  2. (Astronomy) Of or pertaining to an anomaly (angle of a body from its perihelion)
  3. Irregular
Being or seeming to be inconsistent, contradictory, or improper
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  1. Being or seeming to be inconsistent, contradictory, or improper
  2. Deviating from the regular arrangement, general rule, or usual method; abnormal
  3. Deviating from the normal or common order, form, or rule.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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  1. Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
  2. That has no type; devoid of typical character; irregular; unlike the type
Not conforming to type; unusual or irregular.
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  1. Not conforming to type; unusual or irregular.
  2. Not typical; not characteristic; abnormal
  3. Unusual or irregular.
Differing from a norm or from the accepted standards of a society.
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  1. Differing from a norm or from the accepted standards of a society.
  2. Of or pertaining to a deviation; characterized by deviation from an expectation or a social standard.
  3. Deviating, esp. from what is considered normal in a group or for a society
Causing divergence
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  1. Causing divergence
  2. Varying from one another or from a norm; deviating; different
  3. Drawing apart from a common point; diverging.
Of uneven rate, occurrence, or duration:
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  1. Of uneven rate, occurrence, or duration:
  2. (Grammar) Departing from the usual pattern of inflection, derivation, or word formation, as the present forms of the verb be or the plural noun children.
  3. Not straight, uniform, or symmetrical:
Contrary to, or at variance with, nature; abnormal; strange
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  1. Contrary to, or at variance with, nature; abnormal; strange
  2. Characterized by a lack of the emotions, attitudes, or behavior regarded as natural, normal, or right
  3. Not in accordance with what usually occurs in nature:
Attributed to a power that seems to violate or go beyond natural forces.
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  1. Attributed to a power that seems to violate or go beyond natural forces.
  2. Of or relating to the immediate exercise of divine power; miraculous.
  3. Existing or occurring outside the normal experience or knowledge of man; not explainable by the known forces or laws of nature; specif., of, involving, or attributed to God or a god
Brutal or unfeeling:
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  1. Brutal or unfeeling:
  2. Not included in nature; artificial:
  3. Contrary to, or at variance with, nature; abnormal; strange
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  1. Beyond mundane, beyond ordinary.
  2. Extraterrestrial; occurring or originating outside of the Earth.
  3. Occurring or existing outside of the physical world or universe.
Being outside the normal range or bounds of the senses.
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  1. Being outside the normal range or bounds of the senses.
  2. Occurring or seeming to occur apart from, or in addition to, the normal function of the usual senses
Beyond the physical or material; incorporeal, supernatural, or transcendental
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  1. Beyond the physical or material; incorporeal, supernatural, or transcendental
  2. Of, connected with, or having the nature of, metaphysics
  3. Immaterial or supernatural:
Able to work miracles
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  1. Able to work miracles
  2. So astounding as to suggest a miracle; phenomenal:
  3. Having the nature of a miracle; supernatural
Beyond ordinary or normal human ability, power, or experience:
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  1. Beyond ordinary or normal human ability, power, or experience:
  2. Above or beyond the human; preternatural or supernatural.
  3. Having powers or a nature above that of a human being
Attributed to a power that seems to violate or go beyond natural forces.
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  1. Attributed to a power that seems to violate or go beyond natural forces.
  2. Of or relating to the immediate exercise of divine power; miraculous.
  3. Existing or occurring outside the normal experience or knowledge of man; not explainable by the known forces or laws of nature; specif., of, involving, or attributed to God or a god
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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  1. Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
  2. Exceeding or going beyond the purely physical.
  3. Not explained by known physical laws; preternatural or supernatural.
Outside or beyond the range of perception by the senses
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  1. Outside or beyond the range of perception by the senses
  2. Beyond or above perception by the senses.
Asserting a fundamental irrationality or supernatural element in experience.
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  1. Asserting a fundamental irrationality or supernatural element in experience.
  2. (Philosophy) Concerned with the a priori or intuitive basis of knowledge, independent of experience.
  3. Mystical or supernatural.
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