Bedeutung von “generation” im Essential American English Dictionary

generation

noun us /ˌdʒen·əˈreɪ·ʃən/

B1 all the people who are about the same age:

the older/younger generation
This is the story of three generations of women.

a period of about 25 to 30 years; the time it takes for children to become adults and take the place of their parents in society:

Our family has lived in this village for generations.

a group of products that are all at the same stage of development:

a new generation of computers

(Definition von “generation” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)