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English definition of “epoch-making”

epoch-making

adjective     /ˈiː.pɒkˌmeɪ.kɪŋ/ US  /-pɑːk-/
An event might be described as epoch-making if it has a great effect on the future.Very important or urgent
(Definition of epoch-making adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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