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octillion

[äk′til·yən]
(mathematics)
The number 1027.
In British and German usage, the number 1048.
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Here is a puzzle for you to try: If you take one septillion from one octillion, how much do you have left?
Octillion Corp., an alternative energy technology incubator, today announced efforts to streamline the deposition of silicon nanoparticles onto glass, a process that the company says is important in the development of its NanoPower Window technology.
For example, given 11 accident years, 11 valuations, and a single tail factor, an actuary can identify 6.7 octillion (the equivalent of 6.7 million trillion trillion) possible ultimate loss outcomes.
Planned number of Internet addresses: 340,282,366,920,938,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000, or 340 undecillion, 282 decillion, 366 ninillion, 920 octillion, 938 septillion (based on 32-bit numbers).
The human orgnism, on the other hand, is composed of some five octillion atoms, and the specific interconnections among them surpass any conceivable method or instrument of calculation.
[or, allowing a stutter, octillion.] (other cases: seven, nine, eleven, sixty and, with stutter, million])
Short scale Long scale billion [10.sup.9] milliard trillion [10.sup.12] billion quadrillion [10.sup.15] billiard quintillion [10.sup.18] trillion sextillion [10.sup.21] trilliard septillion [10.sup.24] quadrillion octillion [10.sup.27] quadrilliard nonillion [10.sup.30] quintillion decillion [10.sup.33] quintilliard undecillion [10.sup.36] sextillion duodecillion [10.sup.39] sextilliard tredecillion [10.sup.42] septillion
ENERGY RESOURCE-3 January 2008-R&D NEWS: Octillion Corp.
Prochlorococcus, which Chisholm and her colleagues first described in 1988, is the world's most abundant marine microorganism, with an estimated global population of an octillion, or 1027.
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