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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A unit of computer memory or data storage capacity equal to 1,024 gigabytes (240 bytes).
  • noun One trillion bytes.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun One trillion (1,000,000,000,000) bytes, as opposed to a tebibyte. SI symbol: TB.
  • noun computing, colloquial Imprecisely, a tebibyte or 10244 (1,099,511,627,776) bytes. SI symbol: TiB, computing symbol: TB.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a unit of information equal to 1000 gigabytes or 10^12 (1,000,000,000,000) bytes
  • noun a unit of information equal to 1024 gibibytes or 2^40 (1,099,511,627,776) bytes

Etymologies

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tera- +‎ byte

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