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Overview of adj preternatural

The adj preternatural has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. preternatural, uncanny

(surpassing the ordinary or normal; "Beyond his preternatural affability there is some acid and some steel" - George Will; "his uncanny sense of direction")

2. nonnatural, otherworldly, preternatural, transcendental

(existing outside of or not in accordance with nature; "find transcendental motives for sublunary action"-Aldous Huxley)

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