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Definition of megaflop noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

megaflop

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈmeɡəflɒp//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈmeɡəflɑːp//
 
(computing) Computer hardware
 
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a unit for measuring computer speed, equal to approximately one million operations per second See related entries: Computer hardware Word Origin 1970s: back-formation from megaflops (from mega- and -flop).
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