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the year dot

UK informal
a very long time ago
很久以前
I've known Peter since the year dot.
我认识彼得已经很久了。
In the past
Translations of “the year dot”
in Chinese (Traditional) 很久以前…
(Definition of the year dot from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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