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Cosmocentrism

ˈkɒzməʊsɛntrɪz(ə)m

noun

the official worldview of Astronism, understood as having The Cosmos, the animate totality of the astronomical world, as a central focus.

Derivatives

  • Cosmocentric | ˈkɒzməʊsɛntrɪk | adjective
  • Cosmocentricity | ˈkɒzməʊsɛnˈtrɪsɪti | noun
  • Cosmocentrist | ˈkɒzməʊsɛntrɪst | adjective
  • Cosmocentristic | ˈkɒzməʊsɛntrɪstɪk | adjective

Origin and etymology

  • Astro-English: from Astronese, the prefix cosmo-, denoting The Cosmos, joined with the combining form -centrism or -centricity denoting a specified central focus, especially of a belief system; meaning ‘belief system centred on The Cosmos.’ 
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