septendecillion


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sep·ten·de·cil·lion

 (sĕp′tĕn-dĭ-sĭl′yən)
n.
1. The cardinal number equal to 1054.
2. Chiefly British The cardinal number equal to 10102.

[Latin septendecim, seventeen (septem, seven; see septm̥ in Indo-European roots + decem, ten; see deci-) + (m)illion.]

sep′ten·de·cil′lion adj.
sep′ten·de·cil′lionth adj.adv. & n.

septendecillion

(ˌsɛptɛndɪˈsɪljən)
n
(Mathematics) Brit the number written as ten to the power of 102 (10102)
determiner
(Mathematics) Brit amounting to the number written as ten to the power of 102 (10102)

sep•ten•de•cil•lion

(ˌsɛp tɛn dɪˈsɪl yən)

n., pl. -lions, (as after a numeral) -lion, n.
1. a cardinal number represented in the U.S. by 1 followed by 54 zeros, and in Great Britain by 1 followed by 102 zeros.
adj.
2. amounting to one septendecillion in number.
[1935–40; < Latin septendec(im) seventeen + -illion, as in million]
sep`ten•de•cil′lionth, adj., n.
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The number 10102 is a septendecillion since it is (106) 17, or a million raised to the 17 (Gullburg, 1997).
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The same argument goes for these numbers too: TRILLION, QUADRILLION, QUINTILLION, SEXTILLION, SEPTILLION, OCTILLION, NONILLION, DECILLION, UNDECILLION, DUODECILLION, TREDECILLION, QUATTUORDECILLION, QUINDECILLION, SEXDECILLION, SEPTENDECILLION, OCTODECILLION, NOVEMDECILLION, VIGINTILLION .