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  Words related to epoch

Related / Similar Words: era, date of reference

 

Definition:
  • a unit of geological time;
  • a period marked by distinctive character or reckoned from a fixed point or event;
  • (astronomy) the precise date that is the point of reference for which information (as coordinates of a celestial body) is referred;

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    Hyponyms: Holocene, Holocene epoch, Recent epoch, Pleistocene, Pleistocene epoch, Glacial epoch, Pliocene, Pliocene epoch, Miocene, Miocene epoch, Oligocene, Oligocene epoch, Eocene, Eocene epoch, Paleocene, Paleocene epoch, Caliphate, Christian era, Common era, day, historic period, age, modern era

     

    Part Meronyms: period, geological period

     

    Language Translations:
    Bosnian: epoha   Bulgarian: епоха  
    Croatian: epoha   French: époque  
    German: Epoche   Greek: εποχή  
    Italian: epoca   Polish: epoka  
    Portuguese: época   Russian: эпоха  
    Serbian: епоха   Spanish: época  
     
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