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English adjective: trillion

1. trillion one quintillion in Great Britain


Similarcardinal


Domain regionBritain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland


Antonymsordinal

2. trillion one million million in the United States


Similarcardinal


Domain regionAmerica, the States, U.S., U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA


Antonymsordinal


English noun: trillion

1. trillion (quantity) a very large indefinite number (usually hyperbole)


SamplesThere were millions of flies.


Synonymsbillion, gazillion, jillion, million, zillion


Broader (hypernym)large indefinite amount, large indefinite quantity

2. trillion (quantity) the number that is represented as a one followed by 18 zeros


SamplesIn England they call a quintillion a trillion.


Synonymsone million million million


Broader (hypernym)large integer


Domain regionBritain, Deutschland, Federal Republic of Germany, FRG, Germany, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

3. trillion (quantity) the number that is represented as a one followed by 12 zeros


SamplesIn England they call a trillion a billion.


Synonyms1000000000000, one million million


Broader (hypernym)large integer


Domain regionAmerica, France, French Republic, the States, U.S., U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA









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