Associations to the word «Cosmology»

Wiktionary

COSMOLOGY, noun. The study of the physical universe, its structure, dynamics, origin and evolution, and fate.
COSMOLOGY, noun. A metaphysical study into the origin and nature of the universe.
COSMOLOGY, noun. A particular view (cultural or religious) of the structure and origin of the universe.

Dictionary definition

COSMOLOGY, noun. The metaphysical study of the origin and nature of the universe.
COSMOLOGY, noun. The branch of astrophysics that studies the origin and evolution and structure of the universe.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats