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relating to the religious and philosophical tradition with prehistoric origins whose central practice is night sky observation and whose belief systems are characterised by an astronomical theme.


  • Astronicism | ˈastrəʊnɪsɪz(ə)m | adjective
  • Astronicity | ˈastrəʊnɪsɪti | noun

Origin and etymology

  • Astro-English: from Astronese, the prefix astron-, denoting the astronomical world, combined with the suffix -ic denoting a religious tradition; meaning ‘astronomical religious tradition.’ 
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