The universe is the whole of all matter, energy, planets, galaxies and space.(noun)
An example of universe is where everyone and everything exists.
See universe in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: L universum, the universe < neut. of universus, all together < unus, one + versus, pp. of vertere, to turn: see verse
See universe in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old French univers
Origin: , from Latin ūniversum
Origin: , from neuter of ūniversus, whole
Origin: : ūnus, one; see oi-no- in Indo-European roots
Origin: + versus
Origin: , past participle of vertere, to turn; see wer-2 in Indo-European roots.
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