Transcend vs Transduce - What's the difference?

transcend | transduce |


In lang=en terms the difference between transcend and transduce

is that transcend is to surpass, as in intensity or power; to excel while transduce is to convert energy from one form to another.

As verbs the difference between transcend and transduce

is that transcend is to pass beyond the limits of something while transduce is to convert energy from one form to another.

transcend

English

Verb

(en verb)
  • to pass beyond the limits of something.
  • * Francis Bacon
  • such popes as shall transcend their limits
  • to surpass, as in intensity or power; to excel.
  • * Dryden
  • How much her worth transcended all her kind.
  • (obsolete) To climb; to mount.
  • lights in the heavens transcending the region of the clouds
    (Howell)

    Derived terms

    * transcendence * transcendency * transcendent * transcendental * transcendentalism * transcendentalist * transcendentally * transcending

    transduce

    English

    Verb

    (transduc)
  • To convert energy from one form to another
  • (biology) To transfer genetic material from one bacterial cell to another
  • Anagrams

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