Definition of Megaflop

1. Noun. (computer science) a unit for measuring the speed of a computer system.




Definition of Megaflop

1. Noun. (computing) a measure of the speed of a computer; one million floating point operations per second. ¹

2. Noun. (informal) A major flop; a film or other production that is a great failure. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Megaflop

1. a measure of computing speed [n -S]

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megaflop (current term)
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Literary usage of Megaflop

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1. Aerospace Plane Technology: Research and Development in Japan and Australia (1994)
"I 1986 the Institute acquired a Fijitsu VP 200 supercomputer with a 570-megaflop processing rate and 256 megabytes of memory. In 1987 the Institute acquired ..."

2. The Creative Society of the 21st Century by OECD Forum for the Future (2000)
"... in heavy computing: the next leap forward in the megaflop, gigaflop, teraflop calculating performance of a supercomputer will not transform your life; ..."

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