billiard

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

billiard ‎(plural billiards)

  1. A shot in billiards or snooker in which the cue ball strikes two other balls; a carom.
  2. (attributive) Pertaining to the game of billiards.
    a billiard table; a billiard ball
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Etymology 2[edit]

Numeral[edit]

billiard

  1. (cardinal, UK, rare) 1015, a thousand billions (long scale) or a million milliards.
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See also[edit]

  • Previous: billion. Next: trillion.
  • Symbolic: 1015 = 1,000,000,000,000,000

French[edit]

Numeral[edit]

billiard

  1. 1015, a thousand billion by the long scale, a short scale quadrillion.

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