Meaning of cosmogonist in English:

cosmogonist

See synonyms for cosmogonist

noun

See cosmogony

‘Cosmologists study the present universe, while cosmogonists study the origin of the universe.’
  • ‘As such, they aid cosmogonists in trying to decipher how it all began.’
  • ‘Later cosmogonists discarded this theory mostly because it did not account for the greater angular momentum of the outer planets.’
  • ‘A satisfactory description of such processes is still to be found despite the close attentions of many nebula cosmogonists.’
  • ‘It is true that the order-chaos theme is of interest to modern cosmogonists.’