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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Cosmic \Cos"mic\ (k?z"m?k), Cosmical \Cos"mic*al\ (-m?-kal), adjective [Gr. kosmiko's of the world, fr. ko'smos: cf. F. cosmique. See {Cosmos}.]

1. Pertaining to the universe, and having special reference to universal law or order, or to the one grand harmonious system of things; hence; harmonious; orderly.

2. Pertaining to the solar system as a whole, and not to the earth alone.

3. Characteristic of the cosmos or universe; inconceivably great; vast; as, cosmic speed. "Cosmic ranges of time." --Tyndall.

4. (Astron.) Rising or setting with the sun; -- the opposite of {acronycal}.

5. of unsurpassed size, extent, or significance; vast; as, of cosmic proportions; of cosmic importance. [PJC]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

cosmic

adjective

1: of or from or pertaining to or characteristic of the cosmos or universe; "cosmic laws"; "cosmic catastrophe"; "cosmic rays"

2: inconceivably extended in space or time


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