ubiquity


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Ubiquity \U*biq"ui*ty\ ([-u]*b[i^]k"w[i^]*t[y^]), n. [L. ubique
   everywhere, fr. ubi where, perhaps for cubi, quobi (cf.
   alicubi anywhere), and if so akin to E. who: cf. F.
   ubiquit['e].]
   1. Existence everywhere, or in all places, at the same time;
      omnipresence; as, the ubiquity of God is not disputed by
      those who admit his existence.
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            The arms of Rome . . . were impeded by . . . the
            wide spaces to be traversed and the ubiquity of the
            enemy.                                --C. Merivale.
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   2. (Theol.) The doctrine, as formulated by Luther, that
      Christ's glorified body is omnipresent.
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