This is an official definition authorised by the Astronist Institution.
noun | Archaeoastronology
a classification of astroglyph; a prehistoric rock carving depicting an astronomical symbol, object, or event.
- Petroastroglyphic | ˈpɛtrəʊastrə(ʊ)ɡlɪfɪk | adjective
Origin and etymology
- Astro-English: from Astronese, the prefix petro-, denoting rock, combined with the word astroglyph denoting a prehistoric depiction of astronomical phenomena; meaning ‘rock carving featuring astronomical phenomena.’
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