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tril·lion / ˈtrilyən/ • cardinal number (pl. -lions or (with numeral) same) a million million (1,000,000,000,000 or 1012). ∎  (trillions) inf. a very large number or amount: the yammering of trillions of voices. ∎ dated, chiefly Brit. a million million million (1,000,000,000,000,000,000 or 1018). DERIVATIVES: tril·lionth / -yən[unvoicedth]/ ordinal number .

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trillion third power of a million (in France and U.S.A., a thousand billions). XVII. — F. trillion or It. trilione, formed like BILLION on million with substitution of TRI-.

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trillion One thousand billion (i.e. 1012).

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trillionItalian, stallion •cañon, canyon, companion •hellion, rebellion •Kenyan •Melanesian, Micronesian, Polynesian •billion, jillion, million, modillion, multimillion, pillion, septillion, sextillion, squillion, trillion, zillion •minion, opinion, pinion •carillon • slumgullion •bunion, Bunyan, grunion, onion, Runyon •roentgen • damson • Kansan • Tarzan •blazon, brazen, emblazon, liaison, raisin •Spätlesen •reason, season, treason •arisen, grison, imprison, mizzen, prison, risen, uprisen •Pilsen • crimson • malison •benison, denizen •orison • citizen •bedizen, greisen, horizon, kaizen •Stockhausen •chosen, frozen •Lederhosen • poison • Susan •cousin, cozen, dozen •Amazon

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