Astrocentrism

ˈastrəʊˈsɛntrɪz(ə)m

Published: 2nd August 2020

Citation: Astronist Institution. (2020). Astrocentrism. Available: https://www.astronism.com/astronary/entry/astrocentrism. Last accessed: [date].

noun

the view or belief that outer space issues and policies should be given a central role in government and in a nation’s ideology as advocated for in Astronarianism.

DERIVATIVES AND ALTERNATIVE PHRASES

Astrocentric | ˈastrəʊˈsɛntrɪk | adjective
Astrocentricity | ˈastrəʊˈsɛntrɪsɪti | noun
Astrocentrist | ˈastrəʊˈsɛntrɪst | noun

ORIGINS AND ETYMOLOGY

Astro-English: from Astronese, the prefix astro-, denoting the astronomical world, combined with the suffix -centrism denoting a belief centred on something in particular; meaning ‘centred on the astronomical world.’

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