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1. everything that exists anywhere
they study the evolution of the universe|the biggest tree in existence
2. (statistics) the entire aggregation of items from which samples can be drawn
it is an estimate of the mean of the population
3. everything stated or assumed in a given discussion
4. All created things viewed as constituting one system or whole; the whole body of things, or of phenomena; the &?; &?; of the Greeks, the mundus of the Latins; the world; creation.