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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The cardinal number equal to 10303.
  • n. Chiefly British The cardinal number equal to 10600.

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  • n. 10303.
  • n. 10600.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In the French enumeration, used in the United States, the hundredth power of 1000: in England the hundredth power of 1,000,000.
  • n. In the French enumeration, used also in the United States, the hundredth power of 1,000; in the United Kingdom, the hundredth power of 1,000,000.

Etymologies

Latin centum, hundred; see dekm̥ in Indo-European roots + (m)illion.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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