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cron

[krän]
(evolution)
A time unit equal to 106 years; used in reference to evolutionary processes.

cron

(operating system)
The Unix clock daemon that executes commands at specified dates and times according to instructions in a "crontab" file.

Unix manual page: cron(8).

cron

A Unix utility (Unix daemon) that executes commands in a "crontab" file at a specified time and date. Cron is used to schedule such functions as backup and maintenance procedures, often called "cronjobs."
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Cron and Stabile walk through the Enneagram's nine different personality types and their distinct ways of seeing the world, showing how each one has a potentially infinite number of expressions, strengths, and weaknesses.
One of the first things agencies can do, Cron said, is recognize that employees have records management responsibilities when working on a mobile device.
With: Roz Cron, Clora Bryant, Billie Rogers, Peggy Gilbert, Viola Smith, Carline Ray, Herbie Hancock, Terry Lyne Carrington, Jane Ira Bloom, Geri Allen, Anat Cohen, Esperanza Spalding, Billy Taylor, James Briggs Murray, Tammy Kernodle, Peter O'Brien.
It wouldn't be 30 or 60 days, it's going to be a substantially longer sentence than that," Cron added.
Cron said Jackson's interaction with the doctor and his alleged demands for the drug propofol is likely to come into play.
Cron, who coached the Wales scrum during the Hansen era, is widely regarded as 'the scrum doctor' in world rugby.
Melee are Ryan Malloy, Mike Nader, Chris Cron and Ricky Sams
Morgan Cron explores these questions through the life of St.
ENGLAND will encounter an American pack finetuned by one of New Zealand's top technical coaches - Mike Cron - in Lens today.
Eleni oherwydd yr argyfwng clwy' traed a'r genau, ni fydd pedwar plant y Thomasiaid yn gallu cystadlu gyda'u hanifeiliaid, ond yn lle hynny maen nhw'n amlwg yn yr adrannau India cron, seilij a choginio.
Five members of the first-team squad will spend two months in New Zealand at the end of next season, training with current All Blacks coaches Mike Cron - known in the game as the Scrum Doctor - and backs specialist Wayne Smith before returning to the Butts Park Arena.
Raymond Cron (Director-General Civil Aviation, Switzerland)