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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A single stage in the history of a family. Also: All the people born at about the same time.

Usage examples (39)
  • Love is the greatest gift that one generation can leave to another.
  • They had to wait a generation for that prejudice to fade
  • Dams were built for the generation of electricity
  • The third generation of computers for more
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