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What does CP stand for?

CP stands for Cosmological Principle (astrophysics)

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Cosmological principles have played a key role in the theory and practice of medicine throughout history, sometimes obscuring human understanding of more accurate models such as modern disease theory, but often leading the way in the spirit of scientific and medical inquisition.
I like to call it Life and Mind Bearing Principle, extending it even to what I call the Aesthetic Cosmological Principle.
He explains how Kant develops and defends three cosmological principles of Baumgarten's (and adds a fourth)--no fate, no chance, no leap (continuity), and no gap--as widely applicable to the phenomenal world, how all the Principles of Pure Understanding that determine content (all except the Postulates) can be linked to aspects of Kant's concept of the world as it is expressed in rational cosmology.