quattuordecillion

[kwot-oo-awr-di-sil-yuh n, kwot-yoo-]

noun, plural quat·tu·or·de·cil·lions, (as after a numeral) quat·tu·or·de·cil·lion.

a cardinal number represented in the U.S. by 1 followed by 45 zeros, and in Great Britain by 1 followed by 84 zeros.

adjective

amounting to one quattuordecillion in number.

Nearby words

  1. quatrain,
  2. quatre,
  3. quatre bras,
  4. quatrefoil,
  5. quattrocento,
  6. quaver,
  7. quay,
  8. quay, matthew stanley,
  9. quayage,
  10. quayle

Origin of quattuordecillion

1900–05; < Latin quattuordec(im) fourteen (see quatorze) + -illion (as in million)

Related formsquat·tu·or·de·cil·lionth, adjective, noun

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