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grillion

(ˈɡrɪljən)
n, pl -lions or -lion
(often plural) an extremely large but unspecified number, quantity, or amount: he had grillions more goes than me.
determiner
amounting to a grillion: a grillion years old.
[C20: on the model of million]
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Cities like Lynmouth or Swansea or London a million, grillion times over.
On day two the Cheshire players teamed up in a ding-dong tussle against Julien Grillion and Victor Debuisson.
16) Apart from asking British Prime Minister, Stanley Baldwin, to put him up for membership in the prestigious Grillions club, Stonehaven wanted Crawford to help Bruce navigate the murky waters of British political society:
They all are reconciled to spending grillions of labor hours, dollars (or other national monetary units) and time (months/years/decades) convincing the prospective customer that their airplane will fly higher and faster and will be appreciatively more lethal/effective/maintainable/fun-to-fly than what the other guys are offering.
It lends itself', he told Lord Pembroke at Grillions Club one evening, `more to peroration than to argument'.
With stock valuations in the grillions, virtually no sales and profits at outrageous levels of red ink long into the projected future, why not spend a few of those grillions on ad pages?