the number that is represented as a one followed by 24 zeros
"in England they call a septillion a quadrillion"
the number that is represented as a one followed by 15 zeros
Any very large number, exceeding normal description.
according to the French notation, which is followed also upon the Continent and in the United States, a unit with fifteen ciphers annexed; according to the English notation, the number produced by involving a million to the fourth power, or the number represented by a unit with twenty-four ciphers annexed. See the Note under Numeration
Origin: [F., fr. L. quater four times, akin to quattuor four, E. four; -- formed like million. See Four, Million.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
kwod-ril′yun, n. a million raised to the fourth power, represented by a unit with twenty-four ciphers. [Coined from L. quater, four times, on the model of million.]
The numerical value of quadrillion in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of quadrillion in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
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- quadrilióCatalan, Valencian
- Billiarde, QuadrillionGerman
- τετράκις εκατομμύριο, επτάκις εκατομμύριοGreek
- kvariliono, duiliardoEsperanto
- kvadriljon, septiljonEstonian
- billiard, milliards, million, quadrillion, millions, milliardFrench
- 千兆, 一秭Japanese
- biljard, quadriljoenDutch
- biliard, kwadrylionPolish
- квадриллион, септиллионRussian
- tusen triljoner, kvadriljon, triljardSwedish
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