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Extollation

ˈɛkstəʊleɪʃ(ə)n

noun

the tradition of recognising outstanding individuals in the Astronist religion.

  • the first phase of recognition in the Astronist religion bestowed to those considered by the Astronist Institution to have contributed to a relevant discipline such as philosophy, astronomy, spaceflight or invention.

Derivatives

  • Extollative | ˈɑːmnidɒksɪk(ə)l | adjective
  • Extollatively | ˈɑːmnidɒksɪk(ə)lɪti | adverb

Origin and etymology

  • Astro-English: from Astronese, the word extol, denoting praise, combined with the suffix -ation denoting an action or process; meaning ‘the action of praising an individual.’ 
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