cosmological


cosmological
adjective
1. pertaining to the branch of astronomy dealing with the origin and history and structure and dynamics of the universe
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cosmologic science

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cosmological redshift

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cosmogonic theories of the origin of the universe

Pertains to noun: ↑cosmogeny (for: ↑cosmogenic), ↑cosmogony (for: ↑cosmogonical), ↑cosmogony (for: ↑cosmogonic), ↑cosmology, ↑cosmology (for: ↑cosmologic)
Derivationally related forms: ↑cosmogony (for: ↑cosmogonical), ↑cosmogony (for: ↑cosmogonic), ↑cosmology, ↑cosmology (for: ↑cosmologic)
2. pertaining to the branch of philosophy dealing with the elements and laws and especially the characteristics of the universe such as space and time and causality
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cosmologic philosophy

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a cosmological argument is an argument that the universe demands the admission of an adequate external cause which is God

Syn: ↑cosmologic
Pertains to noun: ↑cosmology, ↑cosmology (for: ↑cosmologic)
Derivationally related forms: ↑cosmology, ↑cosmology (for: ↑cosmologic)

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Cosmological — Cos mo*log ic*al (k?z m? l?j ? kal), a. Of or pertaining to cosmology. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cosmological — argument …   Philosophy dictionary

  • cosmological — 1825, from COSMOLOGY (Cf. cosmology) + ICAL (Cf. ical) …   Etymology dictionary

  • cosmological — cosmology ► NOUN (pl. cosmologies) 1) the science of the origin and development of the universe. 2) an account or theory of the origin of the universe. DERIVATIVES cosmological adjective cosmologist noun …   English terms dictionary

  • cosmological — adjective see cosmology …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • cosmological — See cosmologic. * * * …   Universalium

  • cosmological — adjective Of or pertaining to cosmology, or to the overall structure of the universe …   Wiktionary

  • cosmological — cos|mo|log|i|cal [ ,kazmə ladʒıkl ] adjective relating to the study of the origin and nature of the universe …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • cosmological — adj. of cosmology (study of the origin and structure of the universe) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cosmological — cos·mo·log·i·cal …   English syllables


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