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

cosmologic science


cosmological redshift


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

cosmologic philosophy


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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