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million

noun mil·lion \ˈmi(l)-yən\

: the number 1,000,000

: a very large amount or number

plural millions or million

Full Definition of MILLION

1
— see number table
2
:  a very large number <millions of cars on the road>
3
:  the mass of common people —used with the
million adjective
mil·lion·fold \-ˌfōld\ adverb or adjective
mil·lionth \ˈmi(l)-yən(t)th\ adjective or noun

Origin of MILLION

Middle English milioun, from Middle French milion, from Old Italian milione, augmentative of mille thousand, from Latin
First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with MILLION

MILLIONTH Defined for Kids

1million

noun mil·lion \ˈmil-yən\

Definition of MILLION for Kids

1
:  one thousand thousands :  1,000,000
2
:  a very large number <millions of mosquitoes>

2million

adjective

Definition of MILLION for Kids

1
:  being 1,000,000 <a million dollars>
2
:  being very great in number <a million questions>

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