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earth-shattering

adjective uk   /ˈɜːθˌʃæt.ər.ɪŋ/  us   /ˈɝːθˌʃæt̬-/ (also earth-shaking)
extremely important or very surprising: an earth-shattering discovery
Translations of “earth-shattering”
in Chinese (Traditional) 震撼世界的, 石破天驚的, 極其重大的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 震撼世界的, 石破天惊的, 极其重大的…
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