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Published: 12th August 2021

Citation: Astronist Institution. (2021). Subsumption. Available: Last accessed [enter date e.g. 15th Aug 2021].


noun  Astrosoteriology

1 a central theme within Astronist practices involving one’s absorption into the astronomical world emotionally, mystically and physically, typically as a means of achieving astrosis.

2 a component of transcension involving the physical and mystical absorption of humanity into the astronomical world.


Subsumptionism | səbˈsʌm(p)ʃ(ə)nɪz(ə)m | adjective
Subsumptionist | səbˈsʌm(p)ʃ(ə)nɪst | adjective & noun
Subsumptive | səbˈsʌm(p)tɪv | adjective
Subsumptively | səbˈsʌm(p)tɪvli | adverb
Subsumptivity | səbˈsʌm(p)tɪvɪti | noun


Astro-English: in Astronese, the noun subsumption is based on the primary meaning of subsumption which involves absorption one entity into another; in the Astronist context, this absorption denotes humanity’s absorption into the astronomical world.

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