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This article is from the Kim Stanley Robinson FAQ, by Jeandré with numerous contributions by others.

5. Vocab (alt.fan.kim-stanley-robinson)

* areobotany - (Ares) Martian (botany) plant biology
* areoformation - how people are changed by Mars
* areophany - adoration of Mars
* giri - Japanese: responsibility
* Senzeni Na - Japanese: "What have we done?"
* Shikata ga nai - Japanese: the only possible thing
* terraforming - how something is changed to support Terran live
* viriditas - the color of growing grass, energy of natural growth

 

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