significant event

See: landmark
References in classic literature ?
It was but some few days after encountering the Frenchman, that a most significant event befell the most insignificant of the Pequod's crew; an event most lamentable; and which ended in providing the sometimes madly merry and predestinated craft with a living and ever accompanying prophecy of whatever shattered sequel might prove her own.
Conference organizers are merging Energy and Geospatial Information Management into the 2007 event, which is now recognized as the most significant event for environmental policy makers, practitioners, and professionals.
Moreover, immediately following a significant event, the company retains its exposure base, and subsequent events can occur prior to the implementation of any risk mitigation strategies.
The single most significant event in the last five years that has influenced how rehab is delivered and reimbursed is the Medicare prospective payment system (PPS).
A common significant event is when a CFC has reportable Subpart F income under Sec.
A far more sedate but no less significant event was the "Grupo de Amigos de Venezuela" meeting, organized by Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva at the inauguration of Ecuadoran President Lucic Gutierrez in Quito.
This is definitely a significant event from a national perspective," says Nicholas Nikolakakis, the company's treasurer.
Bednar (Sheed and Ward, 1996) is a significant event, perhaps of special interest to readers of Cross Currents, which published a number of Lynch's essays in the '60s.
For the purposes of answering this question, a significant event is one that is a fatal event as defined by AirSafe.

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