Mortology

Published: 1st September 2021

Citation: Astronist Institution. (2021). Mortology. Available: https://www.astronism.com/astronary/astroeschatology/mortology. Last accessed [enter date e.g. 1st Sept 2021].

ˈmɔːtɒlədʒi

noun  Astroeschatology

Astronist funerary traditions and related beliefs and practices regarded collectively.

DERIVATIVES AND ALTERNATIVE PHRASES

to cause to mass together

ORIGINS AND ETYMOLOGY

Astro-English: from Astronese, the prefix mort- is traditionally associated with death (for example, its use in the word mortal), hence conjoining the suffix -ology denotes “Astronist funerary practices and traditions regarded collectively.”

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