bimillennium
bimillennium imillennium n. 1. a span of 2000 years.

Syn: bimillenary. [WordNet 1.5]

2. the year 2000 a. d. [PJC]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • bimillennium — noun 1. the 2000th anniversary (or the celebration of it) • Syn: ↑bimillenary • Hypernyms: ↑anniversary, ↑day of remembrance 2. a span of 2000 years • Syn: ↑bimillenary …   Useful english dictionary

  • bimillennium — /buy mi len ee euhm/, n., pl. bimillenniums, bimillennia / len ee euh/. 1. a period of two thousand years. 2. a two thousandth anniversary. Also, bimillenary, bimillennial. [BI 1 + MILLENNIUM] * * * …   Universalium

  • bimillennium — bi·millennium …   English syllables

  • bimillennium — bi•mil•len•ni•um [[t]ˌbaɪ mɪˈlɛn i əm[/t]] also bimillenary 2), bimillennial, n. pl. len•ni•ums, len•ni•a [[t] ˈlɛn i ə[/t]] 1) hor a period of two thousand years 2) a two thousandth anniversary …   From formal English to slang

  • bimillennium —    a unit of time equal to 2000 years …   Dictionary of units of measurement

  • bimillenial — adjective of or relating to a bimillennium • Pertains to noun: ↑bimillennium • Derivationally related forms: ↑bimillennium …   Useful english dictionary

  • bi|mil|len|ni|al — «BY muh LEHN ee uhl», adjective, noun. –adj. of or having to do with a bimillennium. –n. = bimillennium. (Cf. ↑bimillennium) …   Useful english dictionary

  • bimillenary — /buy mil euh ner ee/, adj., n., pl. bimillenaries. adj. 1. of or pertaining to a bimillennium. n. 2. bimillennium. Also, bimillennial /buy mi len ee euhl/. [1840 50; BI 1 + MILLENARY] * * * …   Universalium

  • bimillenary — cvb bi•mil•le•nar•y [[t]baɪˈmɪl əˌnɛr i[/t]] also bi•mil•len•ni•al [[t]ˌbaɪ mɪˈlɛn i əl[/t]] adj. n. pl. le•nar•ies also len•ni•als. 1) of or pertaining to a bimillennium 2) bimillennium • Etymology: 1840–50 …   From formal English to slang

  • bimillenary — imillenary n. a span of 2000 years. Syn: bimillennium. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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