googolplex

noun
goo·gol·plex | \ˈgü-ˌgȯl-ˌpleks \

Definition of googolplex 

: the figure 10 to the power of googol equal to {latex}10^{googol}{/latex} or {latex}10^{10^{100}}{/latex}

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A googolplex is written as a 1 followed by a googol zeros. WIRED, "OK, House. Get Smart: Make the Most of Your AI Home Minions," 16 May 2017

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1937, in the meaning defined above

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