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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - One who studies theories for the origination of the universe.

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  • There is something deeply mysterious associated with them, that puzzles the philosopher and cosmogonist to explain.
  • If some old cosmogonist asked you to believe that the primitive cause of the solar system was not to 'be traced to a Divine Intelligence, but to
  • The cosmogonist holds that the Flood, -- no mere tranquil rising of the waters, as some suppose, -- was accompanied by terrible convulsions, which reduced to utter ruin...
  • Unless we go the whole length of supposing the simple account of the Hebrew cosmogonist to be a series of awkward equivocations, in which he attempted to give a... for more
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