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universe

u·ni·verse

universe

 
 
pronunciation:
yu nih vuhrs
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: all matter and space in existence, including the earth and the heavens.
similar words:
space, world
definition 2: the earth and all that exists on it.
similar words:
nature
definition 3: a sphere in which something exists or occurs.
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Universe comes from a Latin word that means "turned into one."
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  outer space, space
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