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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

quin•til•lionkwɪnˈtɪl yən(n.)(pl.)-lions; -lion

  1. (n.)a cardinal number represented in the U.S. by 1 followed by 18 zeros, and in Great Britain by 1 followed by 30 zeros.

    Category: Math

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

    Category: Math

Origin of quintillion:

1665–75; < L quīnt(us)fifth+-illion (as in million)

quin•til′lionth(n.; adj.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. quintillion(noun)

    the number that is represented as a one followed by 18 zeros

Wiktionary

  1. quintillion(Noun)

    Any very large number, exceeding normal description.

  2. Origin: ; ie the fifth power of a million, 10.

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