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Published: 1st September 2021

Citation: Astronist Institution. (2021). Epistemastry. Available: Last accessed [enter date e.g. 1st Sept 2021].


noun  Astroeschatology

the practice of intellectual astrosis through one’s engagement in scientific fields like astronomy, astrophysics, rocketry, and cosmology.



Astro-English: from Astronese, the word epistemastry makes use of the word epistemology by turning it into a prefix epistem- to denote “knowledge” while the conjoined suffix -mastry is used to denote “a practice that is considered in the attainment of astrosis”, altogether meaning “one’s mastery of knowledge in the name of the attainment of astrosis.”

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