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Published: 1st September 2021

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


noun  Astroeschatology

Astronist philosophy as it pertains to the notion that the Humanic Exploration of The Cosmos is destined to occur but is not definite to occur without delay and that such an endeavour must be secured by both Astronists and non-Astronists alike.


Contiguancy | ˌ kɒntɪˈ ɡjʊansi | noun
Contiguant | ˌ kɒntɪˈ ɡjʊant | adjective
Contiguantly | ˌ kɒntɪˈ ɡjʊantlɪ | adverb


Astro-English: from Astronese, the word contiguance here is formed by way of the noun contiguity meaning “the state of being in contact with something” which in the context of Astronist philosophy indeed refers to the astronomical world, hence the endeavour of contiguance is “to consider how humanity may come into contact with the astronomical world and its mysteries and and how it might sustain such contact.”

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