novemdecillion

noun, often attributive
no·​vem·​de·​cil·​lion | \ ˌnō-ˌvem-di-ˈsil-yən How to pronounce novemdecillion (audio) \

Definition of novemdecillion

US : a number equal to 1 followed by 60 zeros — see Table of Numbers also, British : a number equal to 1 followed by 114 zeros — see Table of Numbers

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Recent Examples on the Web And a 50-city tour has more than 304 novemdecillion options. Jo Craven Mcginty, WSJ, "How Do You Fix a School-Bus Problem? Call MIT," 11 Aug. 2017

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First Known Use of novemdecillion

1848, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for novemdecillion

Latin novemdecim nineteen (from novem + decem ten) + English -illion (as in million) — more at ten

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“Novemdecillion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/novemdecillion. Accessed 21 Feb. 2020.

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