cos·mic (kŏzmĭk) also cos·mi·cal (-mĭ-kəl)
1. Of or relating to the regions of the universe distinct from Earth.
2. Infinitely or inconceivably extended; vast: "a coming together of heads of government to take up the cosmic business of nations" (Meg Greenfield).
[Greek kosmikos, from kosmos, universe.]
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