Definition of Era

1. Noun. A period marked by distinctive character or reckoned from a fixed point or event.

Exact synonyms: Epoch
Generic synonyms: Period, Period Of Time, Time Period
Specialized synonyms: Caliphate, Christian Era, Common Era
Specialized synonyms: Day, Age, Historic Period, Modern Era
Derivative terms: Epochal



2. Noun. A major division of geological time; an era is usually divided into two or more periods.
Exact synonyms: Geological Era
Generic synonyms: Geologic Time, Geological Time
Specialized synonyms: Age Of Mammals, Cenozoic, Cenozoic Era, Age Of Reptiles, Mesozoic, Mesozoic Era, Paleozoic, Paleozoic Era
Group relationships: Aeon, Eon
Terms within: Geological Period, Period

3. Noun. (baseball) a measure of a pitcher's effectiveness; calculated as the average number of earned runs allowed by the pitcher for every nine innings pitched.
Exact synonyms: Earned Run Average
Category relationships: Baseball, Baseball Game
Generic synonyms: Criterion, Measure, Standard, Touchstone

Definition of Era

1. n. A fixed point of time, usually an epoch, from which a series of years is reckoned.

Definition of Era

1. Initialism. (baseball) earned run average “Earned Run Average” baseball statistic ¹

2. Initialism. (US) w:Equal Rights Amendment Equal Rights Amendment ¹

3. Initialism. electrically reconfigurable array ¹

4. Initialism. (military) w:reactive armour explosive reactive armor ¹

5. Noun. A time period of indeterminate length, generally more than one year. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Era

1. an epoch [n -S] - See also: epoch

Medical Definition of Era

1. Evoked response audiometry. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Era

EPICUS
EPIRB
EPMA
EPO
EPR
EPROM
EPROMs
EPS
EPSP
EPSS
EPT
EPTs
EQ
ER
ER-60 protease
ERA
ERAs
ERBF
ERC
ERCP
ERD
ERISA
ERKs
ERM
ERNIE
ERP
ERPF
ERT
ERV

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