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cosmology
American English: /kɑzˈmɑlədʒi/
British English: /kɒzˈmɒlədʒi/

Translation of cosmology in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • Example sentences
    • Compared to physics and astronomy, cosmology is a young science.
    • We have come to realize, through developments in astronomy and cosmology, that we are still quite near the beginning.
    • The big bang theory of cosmology asserts that the universe was once a very small and very hot soup of energetic subatomic particles.

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