[koz-mog-uh-nee] /kɒzˈmɒg ə ni/
noun, plural cosmogonies.
a theory or story of the origin and development of the universe, the solar system, or the earth-moon system.
noun (pl) -nies
the study of the origin and development of the universe or of a particular system in the universe, such as the solar system
a theory of such an origin or evolution
1690s as “a theory of the creation;” 1766 as “the creation of the universe,” from Latinized form of Greek kosmogonia “creation of the world,” from kosmos “world, universe” (see cosmos) + -gonia “a begetting.”
The branch of cosmology that studies the origin of the universe and the larger objects found within it, such as the solar system.
noun, British. 1. . noun 1. the unexplained sudden death of an infant during sleep Technical name sudden infant death syndrome Also called (US and Canadian) crib death
[koht] /koʊt/ noun 1. a shelter, coop, or small shed for sheep, pigs, pigeons, etc. 2. British Dialect. a cottage; small house. [koht] /koʊt/ verb (used with object), coted, coting. Obsolete. 1. to pass by; outstrip; surpass. [koht] /koʊt/ noun, plural côtes [koht] /koʊt/ (Show IPA). French. 1. a slope or hillside with vineyards. /kəʊt/ […]
[koh-teech] /koʊˈtitʃ/ verb (used with or without object), cotaught, coteaching. 1. to teach jointly.
[koht] /koʊt/ verb (used with object), coted, coting. Obsolete. 1. to pass by; outstrip; surpass. /kəʊt/ noun 1. 2. (dialect, mainly Brit) a small cottage /kəʊt/ verb 1. (transitive) (archaic) to pass by, outstrip, or surpass n. Old English cote, fem. of cot (plural cotu) “small house, bedchamber, den” (see cottage). Applied to buildings for […]