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Origin of apocalyptic
Examples from the Web for post-apocalyptic
Off the coast of Japan stands a crumbling, post-apocalyptic abandoned island that once held a bustling mining community.
On the contrary, Snowpiercer approaches its post-apocalyptic dilemma with what can only be described as glee.
And one, as he prepared for survival in a post-apocalyptic world, contemplated assassinating President Barack Obama.On Polygraph Tests, Would-Be Border Patrol Agents Confess to Crimes|Andrew Becker|April 4, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In Warm Bodies, Hoult plays R—a zombie in post-apocalyptic America who feels a bit more human than his undead brethren.Nicholas Hoult on ‘Warm Bodies,’ ‘X-Men,’ Jennifer Lawrence & More|Marlow Stern|February 1, 2013|DAILY BEAST
So it is necessary for post-apocalyptic authors to forget much of what they know about the world.Where are the Bicycles in Post-Apocalyptic Fiction?|Megan McArdle|January 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
1660s, "pertaining to the 'Revelation of St. John' in the New Testament," from Greek apokalyptikos, from apokalyptein (see apocalypse). Meaning "pertaining to the imminent end of the world" evolved by 1880s.