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chiliad


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chiliad  \Chil"i*ad\,  n.  [Gr.  ?,  ?,  fr  ?  a  thousand.] 
  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. 
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  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  chiliad 
  n  :  the  cardinal  number  that  is  the  product  of  10  and  100  [syn: 
  {thousand},  {one  thousand},  {1000},  {M},  {K},  {G},  {grand}, 
  {thou},  {yard}] 




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