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Mircea Neacsu wrote:
Another argument for: "bi" - twice as many, hence 12, "tri" three times as many, hence 18
Quad = 4 times as many...
Quadrillion = 10^24

Having 12 zeros for a billion is more consistent with the posterior numbers than having 9 zeros.
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