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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