Definition of 'preternatural'
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I eased the door open silently, but the Fool's preternatural awareness served him well. THE GOLDEN FOOL: BOOK TWO OF THE TAWNY MAN (2002)Paul slept beside her and there was an almost preternatural silence in the Crescent. DEATH OF AN UNKNOWN MAN (2002)They grew so tall, however, and in such preternatural numbers, that she could not see the house at all ---not a chimney pot, not a balcony. COLDHEART CANYON (2002)
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