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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - According to the famous astronomer; Of radical or major importance.

Usage examples (35)
  • A Copernican revolution in modern art
  • In the Copernican system the earth and other planets revolve around the sun
  • De Revolutionibus would lead to a paradigm shift in cosmology known as the Copernican Revolution.
  • It flies in the face of the so-called Copernican principle and implies that our existence is... well... a miracle. for more
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