HyperDic: universe

English > 3 senses of the word universe:
NOUNobjectuniverse, existence, creation, world, cosmos, macrocosmeverything that exists anywhere
cognitionuniverse, population(statistics) the entire aggregation of items from which samples can be drawn
cognitionuniverse, universe of discourseeverything stated / stated or assumed in a given discussion
universe > pronunciation
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English > universe: 3 senses > noun 1, object
MeaningEverything that exists anywhere.
Example"they study the evolution of the universe"
Synonymsexistence, creation, world, cosmos, macrocosm
Membersgalaxy, extragalactic nebula(astronomy) a collection of star systems
Partscelestial body, heavenly bodynatural objects visible in the sky
extraterrestrial object, estraterrestrial bodyA natural object existing outside the earth and outside the earth's atmosphere
Narrowerclosed universe(cosmology) a universe that is spatially closed and in which there is sufficient matter to halt the expansion that began with the big bang
natural orderThe physical universe considered as an orderly system subject to natural (not human or supernatural) laws
natureThe natural physical world including plants and animals and landscapes etc.
Broadernatural objectAn object occurring naturally
Spanishcosmos, creación, macrocosmo, macrocosmos, mundo, naturaleza, universo
Catalancosmos, macrocosmos, món, naturalesa, natura, univers
Adjectivesuniversalof worldwide scope or applicability
English > universe: 3 senses > noun 2, cognition
Meaning(statistics) the entire aggregation of items from which samples can be drawn.
CategorystatisticsA branch of applied mathematics concerned with the collection and interpretation of quantitative data and the use of probability theory to estimate population parameters
NarrowersubpopulationA population that is part of a larger / larger population
Broadercollection, aggregation, accumulation, assemblageSeveral things grouped together or considered as a whole
Spanishpoblación, universo
English > universe: 3 senses > noun 3, cognition
MeaningEverything stated / stated or assumed in a given discussion.
Synonymuniverse of discourse
Broadercontent, cognitive content, mental objectThe sum or range of what has been perceived, discovered, or learned
Spanishuniverso del discurso, universo

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