multi-millennial

adjective
mul·​ti-mil·​len·​ni·​al | \ ˌməl-tē-mə-ˈle-nē-əl How to pronounce multi-millennial (audio) , -ˌtī- \

Definition of multi-millennial

: involving or occurring over more than two thousand years We are on the cusp of the next phase of a multimillennial trend (begun when the first maps of the land beyond the horizon were made) that involves more and more of the world being seen at once.— Daniel Nadler

First Known Use of multi-millennial

1899, in the meaning defined above

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“Multi-millennial.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/multi-millennial. Accessed 18 Jun. 2021.

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