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transcend
used in Moby Dick

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go beyond
  • But he who in the rightly regal and intelligent spirit presides over his own private dinner-table of invited guests, that man's unchallenged power and dominion of individual influence for the time; that man's royalty of state transcends Belshazzar's, for Belshazzar was not the greatest.
    Chapters 34-36 -- The Cabin-Table; The Mast-Head; The Qarter-Deck--Ahab and all (7% in)
  • Therein no fairy's arm can transcend it.
    Chapters 85-87 -- The Fountain; The Tail; The Grand Armada (30% in)

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