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million

1. the cardinal number that is the product of 1000 multiplied by 1000
2. a numeral, 1 000 000, 106, M, etc., representing this number

million

[′mil·yən]
(mathematics)
The number 106, or 1,000,000.

million

One thousand thousands, or 1 followed by six zeros (10 to the 6th power). See space/time.
References in classic literature ?
Bourse, six hundred thousand livres; various property, two millions.
Thirty-nine millions two hundred and sixty thousand livres, monseigneur.
She had increased by a hundred millions since her awakening.
And by 1901 they had put in use more than a million telephones and were professing to have a capital of a hundred millions.
To us it is incomprehensible that millions of Christian men killed and tortured each other either because Napoleon was ambitious or Alexander was firm, or because England's policy was astute or the Duke of Oldenburg wronged.
Nothing else was talked of; only some said he was worth millions, and others that he did not possess a farthing.
He described the international organization of the socialists that united the million and a half in the United States with the twenty-three millions and a half in the rest of the world.
Dear Sir,--We desire you to realize upon whatever portion of your vast holdings is necessary to obtain, IN CASH, twenty millions of dollars.
Yes," she added, "two hundred millions; besides sixty millions of odd money
The possession of millions made little change in him, except that he played the game more passionately.
There's always a few millions or billions of young folks around who don't want any better entertainment than to fill up their lungs and swarm out with their torches and have a high time over a barkeeper.
After examining the papers, the King put them away and promised him an order on the Lord High Treasurer of the Extortion Department for a million tumtums.