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Old 03-04-2016, 05:36 AM
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So the term the Universe is used to describe reality in its largest form, as far as I know. Everything that is real is a part of the Universe and nothing that exists is outside of it.
I would say you're on the wrong foot to start here.

"The universe," or our universe, comprises everything that we can point to in our space and time.

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So is there a term for reality on that higher level? The term multiverse describes a reality that has all the universes, but if reality existed before the big bang or in other dimensions is there a term to encompass those?
"Multiverse" is the term.

There is no "before" the Big Bang.