◄ Universal ►

1. (a.) Of or pertaining to the universe; extending to, including, or affecting, the whole number, quantity, or space; unlimited; general; all-reaching; all-pervading; as, universal ruin; universal good; universal benevolence or benefice.

2. (a.) Constituting or considered as a whole; total; entire; whole; as, the universal world.

3. (a.) Adapted or adaptable to all or to various uses, shapes, sizes, etc.; as, a universal milling machine.

4. (a.) Forming the whole of a genus; relatively unlimited in extension; affirmed or denied of the whole of a subject; as, a universal proposition; -- opposed to particular; e. g. (universal affirmative) All men are animals; (universal negative) No men are omniscient.

5. (n.) The whole; the general system of the universe; the universe.

6. (n.) A general abstract conception, so called from being universally applicable to, or predicable of, each individual or species contained under it.

7. (n.) A universal proposition. See Universal, a., 4.

Berkeleianism Geistesgeschichte Hegelian idea Hegelianism Kantian idea Kantianism Neoplatonism Platonic form Platonic idea Platonism absolute absolute idealism accustomed across-the-board aggregate all all-comprehending all-comprehensive all-covering all-embracing all-encompassing all-filling all-including all-inclusive all-out all-pervading allover animatism animism archetype average blanket born boundless broad broad-based catholic clean clear common commonplace compendious complete complex idea comprehensive congenital consummate conventional cosmic cosmogonal cosmogonic cosmologic cosmopolitan countless country-wide current customary deep-dyed downright dyed-in-the-wool ecumenic ecumenical egregious encyclopedic endless entire epidemic eternal eternal object eternal universal everyday exemplar exhaustive exhaustless extending everywhere extensive familiar form formal cause galactic general generic global gross habitual heaven-wide highest category history of ideas holistic household hylozoism ideal idealism ideate ideatum idee-force illimitable illimited immaterialism immeasurable immense incalculable inclusive incomprehensible inexhaustible infinite infinitely continuous innate idea innumerable integral integrated intensive interminable interminate international limitless measureless metaphysical idealism model monistic idealism national no end of nondenominational nonsectarian noosphere normative noumenon omnibus omnipresent one one and indivisible ordinary out-and-out outright over-all pandemic panoramic panpsychism pattern percept perfect perpetual personalism pervasive plain planetary plumb popular predominating prescriptive prevailing prevalent prototype psychism pure radical regular regulation regulative first principle sheer shoreless simple idea solipsism spiritualism standard stock straight subjectivism subsistent form sumless sweeping synoptic termless the Absolute the Absolute Idea the Self-determined the realized ideal thorough thoroughgoing through-and-through total transcendent idea transcendent nonempirical concept transcendent universal transcendental ubiquitous unbounded uncircumscribed unconditional unfathomable universal concept universal essence unlimited unmeasurable unmeasured unmitigated unnumbered unplumbed unqualified unreserved unrestricted untold usual utter veritable vernacular whole wholesale wide-ranging widespread without bound without end without exception without limit without measure without number without omission wonted world-wide worldwide


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