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This is an official definition authorised by the Astronist Institution.

Sidereation

sʌɪˈdɪərɪəʃ(ə)n

noun | Archaeoastronology

the prehistoric practice of creating burial mounds in alignment with bright stars; considered a religious practice in the Astronic tradition; examples can be found at Stonehenge.

Derivatives

  • Sidereational | sʌɪˈdɪərɪəʃən(ə)l | adjective
  • Sidereator | sʌɪˈdɪərɪətɔː  | noun

Origin and etymology

  • Astro-English: from Astronese, the word sidereal, denoting distant stars, combined with the suffix -ation denoting an action; meaning ‘the action of aligning with the stars.’ 
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