areocentric

adjective

ar·​eo·​cen·​tric
¦a(a)rēō¦sen‧trik,
-ēə¦-
: having or relating to the planet Mars as a center

Word History

Etymology

areo- + -centric

First Known Use

1864, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of areocentric was in 1864

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“Areocentric.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/areocentric. Accessed 20 Apr. 2024.

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