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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 eter·ni·ty /ɪˈtɝnəti/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 E·ter·ni·ty n.; pl. Eternities
 1. Infinite duration, without beginning in the past or end in the future; also, duration without end in the future; endless time.
    The high and lofty One, that inhabiteth eternity.   --Is. lvii. 15.
 2. Condition which begins at death; immortality.
 Thou know'st 't is common; all that lives must die,
 Passing through nature to eternity.   --Shak.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: time without end [syn: infinity]
      2: a state of eternal existence believed in some religions to
         characterize the afterlife [syn: timelessness, timeless
      3: a seemingly endless time interval (waiting)