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Space ethics

noun

the branch of cosmontology dealing the ethics of space exploration and planetary colonisation involving issues such as terraforming, as well as the commercialisation and politicisation of outer space.

Derivatives

  • Spacioethics (or Spatioethics) | speɪʃɪəʊɛθɪks | adjective
  • Astroethics | ˈastrəʊɛθɪks | noun
  • Cosmoethics | kɒzməʊɛθɪks | adverb
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