epiphanous

adjective
epiph·​a·​nous | \ i-ˈpi-fə-nəs How to pronounce epiphanous (audio) \

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Recent Examples on the Web Many experienced epiphanous moments; for some, even life-changing ones. Harish Pullanoor, Quartz India, "How the Indian icon Nataraja danced his way from ancient history to modern physics," 18 Dec. 2019

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1965, in the meaning defined above

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“Epiphanous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/epiphanous. Accessed 1 Jun. 2020.

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