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world-shaking

[wurld-shey-king] /ˈwɜrldˌʃeɪ kɪŋ/
adjective
1.
of sufficient size or importance to affect the entire world:
the world-shaking effects of an international clash.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600
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world-shaking

adjective
1.
of enormous significance; momentous
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