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They can choose from the entire universe of quoted companies. Times, Sunday Times (2012)For a moment they all inhabit a shared universe of pain and fear. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Everybody thought it was the most boring planet in the universe. The Sun (2015)They say a spider web is the strongest thing in the universe for its weight. Christianity Today (2000)That it exists in a universe beyond thinking is obvious. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He was my favourite thing and the universe took him from me. Times, Sunday Times (2008)And that opens up a whole new universe of possibility. Times, Sunday Times (2012)We know that for the first billion years in the life of the universe there was no carbon. The Sun (2010)But then we got evidence and now it has changed the whole way we think about the universe. Times, Sunday Times (2013)You can grind down the whole universe into a powder and you will find no single atom of justice. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The question of whether there is other life in the universe is probably the biggest and most profound we can ask. The Sun (2010)We know that all players inhabit the same persistent universe where planets are named after the person who first discovered them. The Sun (2015)And then of the entire universe. The Times Literary Supplement (2012)The film follows a day in the life of this master of the universe as his world undergoes a kind of meltdown. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Probably best we don't tell any other intelligent life in the universe about them. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It's the most beautiful thing in the universe. The Broken God (1993)So: we should think of the universe as stretching rather than expanding. Times, Sunday Times (2012)In a big enough Universe incredibly unlikely things will happen all the time. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Earth is the only known home to life in the universe and indeed the only place known so far where complex life could exist. The Sun (2009)To stand naked and wide-eyed before this blazing light is to open oneself to all the pain in the universe. The Broken God (1993)First, the entire visible universe. Infinite in All Directions (1989)
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British English: universe /ˈjuːnɪˌvɜːs/ NOUN
The universe is the whole of space, and all the stars, planets, and other forms of energy in it.
...all the stars and planets in the universe.
- American English: universe
- Arabic: كَوْن
- Brazilian Portuguese: universo
- Chinese: 宇宙
- Croatian: svemir
- Czech: vesmír
- Danish: univers
- Dutch: heelal
- European Spanish: universo
- Finnish: maailmankaikkeus
- French: univers
- German: Universum
- Greek: σύμπαν
- Italian: universo
- Japanese: 宇宙
- Korean: 우주
- Norwegian: univers
- Polish: wszechświat
- European Portuguese: universo
- Romanian: univers
- Russian: вселенная
- Spanish: universo
- Swedish: universum
- Thai: จักรวาล
- Turkish: evren
- Ukrainian: всесвіт
- Vietnamese: vũ trụ
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