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epochal Syllabification: ep·och·al
Pronunciation: /ˈepəkəl/

Definition of epochal in English:

adjective

Forming or characterizing an epoch; epoch-making.
Example sentences
  • 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.

Words that rhyme with epochal

binnacle • monocle

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