The Globetrotter’s Glossary: Word of the Day is Aeontology


Aeontology (N.)

Variables: Aeontological.

Roots: Aeon & Ontology (Click on the links to find the meanings of the root words on Merriam Webster Dictionary).

Definition: The nature of being of an indefinitely long period of time, or an epoch.

Example: Mr. Fry was committed to studying the aeontology of the future, that is the spirit of the age that was to be a hundred years after the initial euphoria over fake news and post-truth.


Coldnoon Bureau

Coldnoon Bureau

Coldnoon (International Journal of Travel Writing & Travelling Cultures) is one of the largest online literary magazines published from Asia. It has published authors from all over the world, largely from India, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Australia, New Zealand, Germany, Russia, United States, United Kingdom, Denmark, Brazil, Uruguay, Peru, among others.