peri-apocalyptic

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

peri- (near) +‎ apocalyptic

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Adjective[edit]

peri-apocalyptic (comparative more peri-apocalyptic, superlative most peri-apocalyptic)

  1. During an apocalypse
    • 2012 January 28, Peter Joseph Lewis quoting Mathieu Gallant, “Mathieu Gallant - Outage”, Why Did You Write That?:
      Outage is 150,000 word novel of a genre I’d call peri-apocalyptic. It’s not post-apocalyptic because it doesn’t take place after the “end of the world,” but during.
    • For more examples of usage of this term, see the citations page.

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