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megaflop

/ˈmɛɡəˌflɒp/
noun
1.
(computing) a measure of processing speed, consisting of a million floating-point operations a second
Word Origin
C20: from mega- + flo(ating) p(oint)
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megaflop in Technology

unit
Etymologically incorrect singular of "megaflops".
(1995-02-28)

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