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cosmic

adjective uk   /ˈkɒz.mɪk/ us    /ˈkɑːz-/
relating to the universe and the natural processes that happen in it: cosmic dust/radiation informal very great: The earthquake was a disaster of cosmic proportions/scale.
cosmically
adverb uk   /-mɪ.kəl.i/ us  
Translations of “cosmic”
in Spanish cósmico…
in French cosmique…
in German kosmisch…
in Chinese (Traditional) 宇宙的, 巨大無比的…
in Russian космический…
in Turkish evrensel, kozmik…
in Chinese (Simplified) 宇宙的, 巨大无比的…
in Polish kosmiczny…
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