Definition of epochal in English:

epochal

Line breaks: epoch¦al
Pronunciation: /ˈɛpɒk(ə)l
 
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adjective

Forming or characterizing an epoch; epoch-making: the epochal scale of change in the East the beginning of Jesus’s human life is an epochal event
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  • Her country's epochal events form the colorful backdrop for her breathless and episodic recounting of her own journey of self-transformation.
  • The epochal event of the post-war world, the winning of the Cold War, is little understood and seldom discussed.
  • The current information revolution can be termed as the fifth epochal event since the birth of the human species.

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