[meg-uh-buhk] /ˈmɛg əˌbʌk/
one million dollars.
megabucks, very large sums of money.
(US & Canadian, slang)
[meg-uh-buhk] /ˈmɛg əˌbʌk/ noun, Informal. 1. one million dollars. 2. megabucks, very large sums of money. /ˈmɛɡəˌbʌk/ noun 1. (US & Canadian, slang) n. 1946, originally “one million dollars,” from mega- in the scientific sense + slang buck (n.) “dollar.” A jocular coinage of U.S. scientists working on expensive atomic research. noun (also megageeters) Much […]
[meg-uh-bahyt] /ˈmɛg əˌbaɪt/ noun, Computers. 1. 2 20 (1,048,576) . 2. (loosely) one million . Abbreviation: MB. /ˈmɛɡəˌbaɪt/ noun 1. (computing) 220 or 1 048 576 bytes Abbreviation MB, mbyte See also mega- (sense 2) n. 1972, from mega- + byte. The Sussex team has run the Forrester/Meadows models more than 1000 times on the […]
- Megabytes per second
unit (MBps, MB/s) Millions of bytes per second. A unit of data rate. 1 MB/s = 1,000,000 bytes per second (not 1,048,576). (2007-02-20)
noun a large data transfer peripheral in a semiconductor chip Usage Note computing