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gigaflops

[gig-uh-flops, jig‐] /ˈgɪg əˌflɒps, ˈdʒɪg‐/
noun
1.
a measure of computer speed, equal to one billion floating-point operations per second.
Origin of gigaflops
1985-1990
First recorded in 1985-90; giga- + flops
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gigaflop
  (gĭg'ə-flŏp')   
A measure of computing speed equal to one billion floating-point operations per second.
The American Heritage® Science Dictionary
Copyright © 2002. Published by Houghton Mifflin. All rights reserved.
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