epoch-making


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ep·och-mak·ing

(ĕp′ək-mā′kĭng, ē′pŏk-)
adj.
So significant and momentous as to characterize the beginning of a period: the president's epoch-making trip to China; epoch-making new technologies.

epoch-making

adj
of great importance; momentous
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.epoch-making - highly significant or important especially bringing about or marking the beginning of a new development or era; "epochal decisions made by Roosevelt and Churchill"; "an epoch-making discovery"
significant, important - important in effect or meaning; "a significant change in tax laws"; "a significant change in the Constitution"; "a significant contribution"; "significant details"; "statistically significant"
Translations

epoch-making

[ˈiːpɒkˌmeɪkɪŋ] ADJque hace época

epoch-making

epoch-making

[ˈiːpɒkˌmeɪkɪŋ] adjche fa epoca
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The human, as apart from the scientific, side (developed in his own volumes) of his epoch-making discoveries is marked with a simplicity, clarity, and good sense beyond praise.
People talk glibly enough of epoch-making events; this was an epoch-making event.
While this epoch-making line was being strung, Vail was pushing his "grand telephonic system" policy by organizing The American Telephone and Telegraph Company.
When, some years ago, I chronicled in the Daily Gazette our epoch-making journey in South America, I little thought that it should ever fall to my lot to tell an even stranger personal experience, one which is unique in all human annals and must stand out in the records of history as a great peak among the humble foothills which surround it.
This epoch-making law with the active participation of the Speaker and Members of the State House of Assembly was a bold step in preserving our language, its usage that is fast becoming unpopular in which the younger generations who should be the natural propagators are even ashamed and embarrassed to speak the language, thereby making it to inadvertently die a slow death and on its way to extinction.
The proclamation of the Act of Reunification of the Ukrainian People's Republic and West Ukrainian People's Republic, which was an epoch-making and long anticipated event for the whole Ukrainian nation, took place on January 22, 1919 on the St.
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