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geologic era

n. (context geology Paleontology English) A subdivision of geologic time that divides an eon into smaller timeframes.

Usage examples of "geologic era".

If this huge arena did not have extremes of weather, a single footprint on that sand might last a geologic era.

You then had to launch it, set it on its way and wait anywhere from a decade to a geologic era for it to reach a nearby star.