Universality

  • 1 Universality — may refer to:* Universality (dynamical systems) * Universality (medieval history) * Universality (philosophy), meaning present in all places and all times * Universality (theory of computation)See also: * Universal * Universalism (disambiguation) …

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  • 2 Universality — U ni*ver*sal i*ty, n.; pl. {Universalties}. [Cf. F. universalit[ e].] The quality or state of being universal; unlimited extension or application; generality; distinguished from particularity; as, the unversality of a proposition; the unversality …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 universality — index generality (bulk), whole Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 4 universality — late 14c., from O.Fr. universaliteit (14c.) or directly from L.L. universalitas, from L. universalis (see UNIVERSAL (Cf. universal)) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 5 universality — [yo͞o΄nə vər sal′ə tē] n. pl. universalities 1. quality, state, or instance of being universal 2. unlimited range, application, occurrence, etc.; comprehensiveness …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 universality —    by David B. Clarke    The universal , Baudrillard declares, is on its way out (P, 11) a fast fading hope, long past its sell by date, and in any case a chimera, modernity s founding myth. In its place, globalisation has taken hold, its… …

    The Baudrillard dictionary

  • 7 universality — universal ► ADJECTIVE ▪ of, affecting, or done by all people or things in the world or in a particular group; applicable to all cases. DERIVATIVES universality noun universally adverb …

    English terms dictionary

  • 8 universality — noun Date: 14th century 1. the quality or state of being universal 2. universal comprehensiveness in range …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 9 universality — /yooh neuh veuhr sal i tee/, n., pl. universalities. 1. the character or state of being universal; existence or prevalence everywhere. 2. relation, extension, or applicability to all. 3. universal character or range of knowledge, interests, etc.… …

    Universalium

  • 10 universality — noun the property of being universal, common to all members of a class …

    Wiktionary

  • 11 universality — Synonyms and related words: all comprehensiveness, all inclusiveness, boundlessness, catholicity, completeness, comprehensiveness, cosmopolitanism, countlessness, ecumenicalism, ecumenicity, endlessness, entireness, entirety, eternity,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 12 universality — (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Generality] Syn. predominance, ecumenicity, catholicity, generalization; see generality . 2. [Entirety] Syn. completeness, wholeness, totality; see whole …

    English dictionary for students

  • 13 UNIVERSALITY —    a quality of TRUTH. To be true something must be so under all conditions regardless of the contingencies of time and space …

    Concise dictionary of Religion

  • 14 universality — u·ni·ver·sal·i·ty || ‚juːnɪvÉœr sælÉ™tɪ/ vɜː s n. state of being universal; worldliness, generalness …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 15 universality — n. Generality, catholicity, unlimited application …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 16 universality — n 1. world wideness, ubiquity, ubiq uitousness, comprehensiveness, all inclusiveness; predominance, prevalence; catholicity, ecumenicity. 2. generality, generalization, abstraction; principle, general rule, general law. 3. completeness, entirety …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 17 universality — uni·ver·sal·i·ty …

    English syllables

  • 18 universality — See: universal …

    English dictionary

  • 19 universality — u•ni•ver•sal•i•ty [[t]ˌyu nə vərˈsæl ɪ ti[/t]] n. pl. ties 1) the character or state of being universal; existence or prevalence everywhere 2) relation, extension, or applicability to all 3) universal character or range of knowledge, interests,… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 20 universality — /junəvɜˈsæləti/ (say yoohnuhver saluhtee) noun (plural universalities) 1. the character or state of being universal; existence or prevalence everywhere. 2. relation, extension, or applicability to all. 3. very great versatility or range of… …

    Australian English dictionary