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Astrocentrism

ˈastrəʊˈsɛntrɪz(ə)m

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

  • Astrocentric | ˈastrəʊˈsɛntrɪk | adjective
  • Astrocentricity | ˈastrəʊˈsɛntrɪsɪti | noun
  • Astrocentrist | ˈastrəʊˈsɛntrɪst | noun
  • Astrocentrically | ˈastrəʊˈsɛntrɪki | adverb

Origin 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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