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million

mil·lion

million

 
pronunciation:
mIl yn
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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part of speech: noun
inflections: million, millions
definition 1: the number that is equal to one thousand times one thousand; 1,000,000.
definition 2: a very large number that is not named exactly.
Millions of people came to the Olympic Games.
 
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: being one million in number.
He won a million dollars in the lottery.
definition 2: being a very large number that is not named exactly.
There must be a million mosquitoes in the swamp.
derivations: millionth (adj.), millionth (n.)
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