Pre·ter·nat·u·ral

Beyond what is normal or natural.

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"The boy's sixty page essay on contractual efficacy was precociously preternatural."


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Existing outside of nature.


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"The Japanese automaton was intriguingly preternatural."

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Inexplicable by ordinary means

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"Saitama's strength is preternatural."

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"Beyond or different from what is natural," 1570s, from Medieval Latin preternaturalis (mid-13c.), from Latin phrase praeter naturam (praeterque fatum) "beyond nature (and beyond fate)," from praeter "beyond, over, more than in quantity or degree" (see preter-) + accusative of natura "nature" (natural).

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