a network of filaments of dark matter, believed by many astronomers to form the basis of the universe
cosmid (kŏz’mĭd) A hybrid vector that has been spliced with plasmid DNA for cloning large pieces of DNA.
/ˈkɒzmiːn/ noun 1. (zoology) a substance resembling dentine, forming the outer layer of cosmoid scales
[koz-miz-uh m] /ˈkɒz mɪz əm/ noun 1. the philosophy of cosmic evolution.
1. a combining form meaning “world,” “universe,” used in the formation of compound words: cosmography; in contemporary usage, sometimes representing Russian kosmo-, it may mean “outer space,” “space travel,” or “cosmic ray”: cosmonaut. combining form 1. indicating the world or universe: cosmology, cosmonaut, cosmography before a vowel cosm-, word-forming element from Latinized form of Greek […]