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ylem

[′ī·ləm]
(astrophysics)
The primordial matter which according to the big bang theory existed just prior to the formation of the chemical elements.
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In 1948 his colleague Ralph Alpher resurrected the word "ylem," a Middle English term meaning universal matter.
(8.) Inlay of Stockhausen Complete Edition CD 21: Ylem, 5-6.
International Master Anna Zatonskih beat WIM Catherine Perena, IM Irina Krush crushed Woman Fide Master Rulp Ylem Jose and WGM Tatev Abrahamyan accounted for the US victories while Janelle Mae Frayna averted a shutout with a draw against IM Rusudan Goletiani.
Woman Fide Master Rulp Ylem Jose (2061) was also a pawn up against WIM Vesna Rozik (2260), but blundered and lost on board two.