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A billion is a number with two distinct definitions. [1]

15 relations: BBC News, Billion (disambiguation), Billon (alloy), Cognate, Exponentiation, Harold Wilson, House of Commons Library, Long and short scales, Names of large numbers, Numeral prefix, Orders of magnitude (numbers), Oxford English Dictionary, Robin Maxwell-Hyslop, 1,000,000, 1,000,000,000.

BBC News

BBC News is an operational business division of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) responsible for the gathering and broadcasting of news and current affairs.

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Billion (disambiguation)

Billion is a name for a large number.

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Billon (alloy)

Billon is an alloy of a precious metal (most commonly silver, but also mercury) with a majority base metal content (such as copper).

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In linguistics, cognates are words that have a common etymological origin.

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Exponentiation is a mathematical operation, written as, involving two numbers, the base and the exponent.

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Harold Wilson

James Harold Wilson, Baron Wilson of Rievaulx, (11 March 1916 – 24 May 1995) was a British Labour politician who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1964 to 1970 and from 1974 to 1976.

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House of Commons Library

The House of Commons Library is the library and information resource of the lower house of the British Parliament.

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Long and short scales

The long and short scales are two of several large-number naming systems for integer powers of ten that use the same words with different meanings.

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Names of large numbers

This article lists and discusses the usage and derivation of names of large numbers, together with their possible extensions.

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Numeral prefix

Numeral or number prefixes are prefixes derived from numerals or occasionally other numbers.

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Orders of magnitude (numbers)

This list contains selected positive numbers in increasing order, including counts of things, dimensionless quantity and probabilities.

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Oxford English Dictionary

The Oxford English Dictionary (OED) is the main historical dictionary of the English language, published by the Oxford University Press.

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Robin Maxwell-Hyslop

Sir Robin John Maxwell-Hyslop (6 June 1931 – 13 January 2010) was a British Conservative Party politician.

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1,000,000 (one million), or one thousand thousand, is the natural number following 999,999 and preceding 1,000,001.

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1,000,000,000 (one billion, short scale; one thousand million or milliard, yard, long scale) is the natural number following 999,999,999 and preceding 1,000,000,001.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Billion

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