mil·le·nar·y (mĭlə-nĕr′ē, mə-lĕnə-rē)
1. Of or relating to a thousand, especially to a thousand years; millenarian.
a. Of or relating to the doctrine of the millennium; millenarian.
b. Of or relating to millenarians.
n. pl. mil·le·nar·ies
1. A sum or total of one thousand, especially a thousand years.
2. A millenarian.
[Latin mīllēnārius, from mīllēnī, a thousand each, from mīlle, thousand; see gheslo- in the Appendix of Indo-European roots.]
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