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cosmogony

cos·mog·o·ny

cosmogony

pronunciation:
kaz ma g ni
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part of speech: noun
inflections: cosmogonies
definition: the study or a theory of the beginnings, structure, and evolution of the universe.
derivations: cosmogonic (adj.), cosmogonist (n.)
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The word cosmogony contains the following part:
cosm, cosmo Greek root that means universe, world, order