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Meaning of “light years away” in the English Dictionary

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light years away

an ​extremelylongtime from now in the past or ​future: It all ​happened when I was at ​college, which ​seemslightyears away now that I'm over 50.
(Definition of light years away from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “light years away”
in Chinese (Simplified) (时间上)极其遥远的…
in Chinese (Traditional) (時間上)極其遙遠的…
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