Published: 2nd August 2020
Citation: Astronist Institution. (2020). Transcensionism. Available: https://www.astronism.com/astronary/entry/transcensionism. Last accessed: [date].
a major school of Astronist philosophy centring on the concept of transcension and characterised by its advocation for collective astrosis and the salvational powers of astronomical observation and space exploration.
DERIVATIVES AND ALTERNATIVE PHRASES
Transcensionist | trɑːnsɛnʃ(ə)nɪst | noun
Transcensionistic | trɑːnsɛnʃ(ə)nstɪk | adjective
ORIGINS AND ETYMOLOGY
Astro-English: from Astronese, the prefix trans-, denoting beyond or across, combined with the word ascension denoting the action of rising, with the suffix -ism denoting a belief; meaning ‘belief in rising beyond the terrestrial world to the astronomical.’
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