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observable universe

noun

the parts of the universe that can be seen with the naked eye or current telescopy; also called known universe , visible universe

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1932

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  • Then, pursing his lips, he slowly wrote after the Or: "The observable universe is not the universe."

    Ye of Little Faith Roger Phillips Graham
  • If so, what relationship did it have to the observable universe which quite obviously did exist?

    Ye of Little Faith Roger Phillips Graham

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