goo·​gol·​plex | \ ˈgü-ˌgȯl-ˌpleks How to pronounce googolplex (audio) \

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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Recent Examples on the Web 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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“Googolplex.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Feb. 2020.

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