from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Of or characteristic of an epoch.
  • adjective Highly significant or important; momentous.
  • adjective Without parallel.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Belonging to an epoch; of the nature of an epoch; relating to epochs; marking an epoch.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Belonging to an epoch; of the nature of an epoch.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective of or pertaining to an epoch
  • adjective highly important or significant; monumentous, epoch-making

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

  • adjective highly significant or important especially bringing about or marking the beginning of a new development or era


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