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

  • n. A sequence of eight quantum bits operated on as a unit by a computer.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A quantum byte, one composed of eight qubits.

Etymologies

qu(antum) + byte.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Blend of quantum and byte, after qubit. (Wiktionary)

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