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chiliad Meaning, Definition & Usage

  1. noun the cardinal number that is the product of 10 and 100
    yard; G; thou; thousand; grand; M; one thousand; K; 1000.
WordNet

Chil"i*ad noun
Etymology
Gr. , , fr. a thousand.
Definitions
  1. A thousand; the aggregate of a thousand things; especially, a period of a thousand years.
    The world, then in the seventh chiliad, will be assumed up unto God. Sir. T. More.

Webster 1913


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