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(esp US), eon
1. a period of one thousand million years
2. Gnosticism one of the powers emanating from the supreme being and culminating in the demiurge



an interval of time in the earth’s geological history, during which an eonothem formed. It includes several eras. The length of the last eon, the Phanerozoic, is estimated at 570 million years according to isotopic findings. (See alsoGEOCHRONOLOGY.)


A unit of time, equal to 109 years.
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Eons recommends MatchUp practice each day, as well as regular games of 5 Spots, Jeopardy and Trivia Machine.
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Eons is a 50+ media company inspiring a generation of boomers and seniors to live the biggest life possible.
We created the Eons LifeMap to turn the potentially overwhelming prospect of chronicling your life into an entertaining, interactive activity that friends and family can share.
Each Eons pillar features original and guest-authored content, advice, tips, expertise, proprietary tools and access to information.
The Eons Longevity Calculator is at the core of this pillar.
Eons has its finger on the pulse of a new generation and Verizon Wireless is pleased to join a project that will enhance so many lives.
Eons aims to help experience-hungry adults 50+ solidify the fundamental building blocks they need to live fulfilling lives -- health, money and meaningful relationships - so the doors are open to have fun.
Humana, one of the nation's largest health benefits companies, will partner with Eons to provide health-related guidance, content and insurance products and services tailored to 50+ Americans.
Jason Santiago and Oleg Reznik, the founders of Eons Ahead, will join Streamedia as Vice Presidents, Web Development.
Eon features a highly integrated National Semiconductor Geode processor, on-board 10/100 BaseT Ethernet, two serial ports, a parallel port, 2 USB ports, audio and up to 288 MB of M-Systems DiskOnChip flash memory.
Eon - The Anything Box is available immediately, with pricing beginning at $499.