Definitions for octillionɒkˈtɪl yən

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oc•til•lionɒkˈtɪl yən(n.)(pl.)-lions; -lion

  1. (n.)a cardinal number represented in the U.S. by 1 followed by 27 zeros, and in Great Britain by 1 followed by 48 zeros.

  2. (adj.)amounting to one octillion in number.

Origin of octillion:

1680–90; < F, =oct-oct - +-illion, as in million

oc•til′lionth

adj.

n.

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