Definition of teraflop in English:

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teraflop

Pronunciation: /ˈtɛrəflɒp/

noun

Computing
A unit of computing speed equal to one million million (1012) floating-point operations per second.
Example sentences
  • The Japanese machine is a 35.86 teraflop system - a teraflop being short for trillions of floating point operations per second.
  • The new machine can reach a peak performance of 65 teraflops (trillion floating point operations per second).
  • That's three teraflops of unused computing power, all in one place,’ he said.

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