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The rapid pulse of text messages will be braided with the slow texts of books, the heartbeats of humans synced with the oscillations of machines, the electricity of 80 quintillion transistors merging with the electricity of 7 billion people.
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Origin and Etymology of quintillion
Latin quintus + English -illion (as in million)
First Known Use: circa 1690See Words from the same year
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