A particular time notable for its distinctive characteristics
His meeting with Pierre formed an epoch in Prince Andrew's life.
At this epoch the study of Roman law received a new impulse, imd thu.
Today's events mark an epoch, the greatest epoch in our history, he concluded.
Pasteur's important researches mark an epoch in the technical aspect of fermentation.
- After the death of Dushan and the break-up of the Servian empire, a new epoch began when Albania fell under the rule of chieftains more or less of native origin.