Cool Jargon of the Day
Serving Hacker Jargon to the Internet since Jan 1995.

era, the /n./ Syn. epoch. Webster's Unabridged makes these words almost synonymous, but `era' more often connotes a span of time rather than a point in time, whereas the reverse is true for epoch. The epoch usage is recommended.

* Cool Jargon changes every 00:00 GMT. Please come back often. *

The Best InterNet Reference Desk

Search by keywords:
In Association with
Buy the book, The New Hacker's Dictionary,  Paperback, Hardcover.
This page is maintained by
Stephen Jazdzewski ( and
Charles Jazdzewski (
Page Awards

[ADB Logo] Back to ADB.Net
We Rated With RSACi Valid HTML 4.01! Valid XHTML 1.0!

Copyright © 1995-2011 Advanced Database Networking