yobi-

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Blend of yotta- and binary.

Prefix[edit]

IEC binary prefix
Yi
Previous: zebi-
Next: n/a

yobi-

  1. The IEC prefix meaning 280 = 1,0248 = 1,208,925,819,614,629,174,706,176. Compare yotta-, meaning 1024 = 1,0008 = 1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000.

Usage notes[edit]

Not yet in widespread use, this binary multiple prefix was established to make various units used in computing precise. See binary prefix for discussion.

Synonyms[edit]