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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Slang A long time.

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  • n. A very long time.

Etymologies

An Americanism recorded in 1843 and probably related to the old English expression in a crow's age meaning the same. (Wiktionary)

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