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