Something which transcends the limitation of the human mind or body. Recently, it has come to describe a growing movement of people who believe we are in the verge of growing beyond our limited human forms and consciousness. They often consider the development of transhuman technology a leap forward on par with the plow in completely transforming how human's live.
Cybernetics and nanotechnology are the keys to the transhuman revolution
by PrimalChaos November 20, 2004
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An intermediary form between the human and the posthuman.
Our current use of medicine and technology enables us to routinely do many things that would have astonished humans living in ancient times, we are not already transhuman?
by OneBadAsp November 04, 2006
Adjective: Supplied with or carrying human genetic material because of recombinant DNA technology. Noun: A transgenic organism that includes human genetic material.
Because these genetically engineered critters are transhuman, they lactate human proteins valuable to the pharmaceutical industry.
by T. Higgins September 07, 2005