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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Referring to the 1,000th anniversary of an event or happening: millennial fair.
  • adj. Occurring every thousand years
  • adj. Occurring at the end or beginning of a millennium
  • adj. Referring to the millennium: the millennial judgment.
  • n. A person from the generation which grew up in the 90's and 2000's.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to the millennium, or to a thousand years

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Consisting of or relating to a thousand years; pertaining to a millennium, or specifically to the millennium: as, a millennial period; millennial expectations.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. relating to a millennium or span of a thousand years

Etymologies

millennium +‎ -al (Wiktionary)

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  •      above him swell
    Huge sponges of millennial growth and height;
    —Tennyson, 'The Kraken Wakes'

    July 15, 2008