Definition of 'seminal'
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This is quite a seminal moment for us. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The seminal moments arrived after the interval. Times, Sunday Times (2013)That play was a seminal moment for me. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It was a seminal moment in my adolescence. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It should have been a seminal moment. Times, Sunday Times (2012)All those seminal moments in my life! Times, Sunday Times (2007)Think about the seminal moments in your career and life and the key lessons you have carried forward. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The first was purely intellectual and highly visible, through a handful of seminal historical works. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)For its succinct and sweeping history alone, this book is seminal. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It was a seminal work, receiving great acclaim. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It's one of the seminal books and a great evocation of a lifestyle and society that are gone. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It is a seminal book and its themes and concerns are no less significant nearly 50 years after it was first published. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He also wraps a scarf or mask around his face to protect him from car fumes, which have been shown to harm seminal fluid. The Sun (2012)The amount of vitamin C in the diet is sensitively reflected in the amount present in the seminal fluid. The Antioxidant Health Plan (1994)Controversial at times, but always absorbing, this is a seminal work of urgent relevance today. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The rockers are still at the top of their game 18 years after the release of their seminal debut album Ten. The Sun (2009)
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Translations for 'seminal'
British English: seminal ADJECTIVE
Seminal is used to describe things such as books, works, events, and experiences that have a great influence in a particular field.
...author of the seminal book 'Animal Liberation'.
Definition of seminal from the Collins English Dictionary
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