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[1] a transhumanist, or the philosophy or memetics thereof (see Transhumanism), a human who seeks to ascend to a transapient level and/or beyond;

[2] an intermediate stage between human and posthuman
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Text by M. Alan Kazlev
Initially published on 09 January 2002.