quintillion

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quint- (five) +‎ -illion

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quintillion

  1. (US, modern British & Australian, short scale) A billion billion: 1 followed by eighteen zeros, 1018.
  2. (dated, British & Australian, long scale) A million quadrillion: 1 followed by 30 zeros, 1030.

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Noun[edit]

quintillion (plural quintillions)

  1. (figuratively, slang) Any very large number, exceeding normal description.

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quintillion

  1. 1030; a quintillion by the long scale; a short scale nonillion.

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