Definition of 'epoch'
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It was a different epoch in art. Times, Sunday Times (2012)We need a new idea for a new epoch. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This is the significance of this new epoch. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Their colleagues alive now want to declare the new epoch to raise awareness. The Sun (2012)Arriving in the village was not merely to land on a different continent but to inhabit a different epoch. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Here is a thought for when the bells ring in 2014: we are teetering on the edge of a new epoch. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The recent financial crash has shaken things up, and we are moving into a different epoch, which will have new artistic heroes. Times, Sunday Times (2008)A new epoch, the new civilization, was about to be born. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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In Common Usage. epoch is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'epoch'
British English: epoch NOUN
If you refer to a long period of time as an epoch, you mean that important events or great changes took place during it.
The chapters are arranged by themes and historical epochs.
Definition of epoch from the Collins English Dictionary
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