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yottabyte

[yot-uh-bahyt] /ˈyɒt əˌbaɪt/
noun, Computers.
1.
2 80 bytes; 1024 zettabytes.
2.
(loosely) 10 24 or one septillion bytes; 1000 zettabytes. Symbol: YB.
Origin
1990-1995
1990-95; yotta- + byte
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yottabyte

/ˈjɒtəˌbaɪt/
noun
1.
(computing) 1024 or 280 bytes
Word Origin
C20: probably from Italian otto eight
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yottabyte in Technology

unit
2^80 = 1,208,925,819,614,629,174,706,176 bytes = 1024 zettabytes.
See prefix.
(1997-05-02)

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