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Published: 2nd August 2020

Citation: Astronist Institution. (2020). Spaciology. Available: Last accessed: [date].


noun (also Spaciology)

the discipline dealing with space exploration, especially the sociocultural, economic, political, medical, religio-philosophical, and engineering implications.


Spaciological | ˈɑːmnidɒksɪk(ə)l | (also Spatiological) adjective
Spaciologically | ˈɑːmnidɒksɪk(ə)lɪti | (also Spatiologically) adverb
Spaciologist | ˈɑːmnidɒksɪkli | (also Spatiologist) noun


Astro-English: from Astronese, the prefix spacio- (or spatio-), denoting space or space exploration, combined with the suffix -ology denoting a subject; meaning ‘the study of space exploration.’ First coined by Cometan early on in the Founding era to denote the academic and practical study of space exploration as a whole as a result of Cometan’s contemplations via cosmic philosophy (cosmontology).

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