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Definition of monumental (Meaning of monumental)
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Monumental Mon`u*men"tal, a. [L. monumentalis: cf. F.
	     monumental.]
	     1. Of, pertaining to, or suitable for, a monument; as, a
	        monumental inscription.
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	     2. Serving as a monument; memorial; preserving memory. ``Of
	        pine, or monumental oak.' --Milton.
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	              A work outlasting monumental brass.   --Pope.
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	     3. Of lasting significance; as, a monumental work of
	        literature; a monumental accomplishment.
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	     4. Exceptionally large in quantity, quality, or degree; as, a
	        monumental amount of work to be done
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.44
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