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Meaning of UNIVERSE

Pronunciation:  'yoonu`vurs

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  everything stated or assumed in a given discussion
  2. [n]  (statistics) the entire aggregation of items from which samples can be drawn; "it is an estimate of the mean of the population"
  3. [n]  the whole collection of existing things
  4. [n]  everything that exists anywhere; "they study the evolution of the universe"; "the biggest tree in existence"

UNIVERSE is a 8 letter word that starts with U.


 Synonyms: cosmos, cosmos, creation, existence, macrocosm, population, universe of discourse, world
 See Also: accumulation, accumulation, aggregation, aggregation, assemblage, assemblage, celestial body, cognitive content, collection, collection, content, estraterrestrial body, extragalactic nebula, extraterrestrial object, galaxy, heavenly body, mental object, natural object, natural order, nature, subpopulation



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\U"ni*verse\, n. [L. universum, from universus
universal; unus one + vertere, versum, to turn, that is,
turned into one, combined into one whole; cf. F. univers. See
{One}, and {Verse}.]
All created things viewed as constituting one system or
whole; the whole body of things, or of phenomena; the ? ? of
the Greeks, the mundus of the Latins; the world; creation.

      How may I Adore thee, Author of this universe And all
      this good to man!                        --Milton.