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giga-prefix

uk   /ɡɪɡ.ə-/  us   /ɡɪɡ.ə-/
1,000,000,000 times the stated unit: gigavolt gigahertz gigawatt
(Definition of giga- from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “giga-”
in Chinese (Simplified) 吉(咖),千兆,十亿…
in Chinese (Traditional) 吉(咖),千兆,十億…
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