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Definition of tera- combining form from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    tera-

     combining form
    combining form
    BrE BrE//ˈterə//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈterə//
     
    (in nouns; used in units of measurement)
     
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  1. 11012, or 1 000 000 000 000
  2. 2240, or 1 099 511 627 776
  3. Word Originfrom Greek teras ‘monster’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: tera-