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n. - The number that is represented as a one followed by 15 zeros; The number that is represented as a one followed by 24 zeros.

Usage examples (28)
  • In England they call a septillion a quadrillion
  • A quadrillion is equal to 1,000 billion, written as a one followed by 15 zeroes.
  • What macroscopic phenomenon on earth could possibly require the use of the word "quadrillion" to describe it?
  • One of them is for a "quadrillion" dollars, which USA TODAY feels the need to put into context (if that is possible). for more
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