- Ubiquity is the state of being very widespread or seeming to be everywhere at once.
When a new popular book seems to be discussed absolutely everywhere and by absolutely everyone, this is an example of ubiquity.
Origin: Fr ubiquité from Classical Latin ubique, everywhere from ubi, where plush -que, any, akin to qui: see who
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Origin: New Latin ubīquitās, from Latin ubīque, everywhere : ubī, where; see kwo- in Indo-European roots + -que, and, generalizing particle; see kwe in Indo-European roots.