Definition of Teraflop

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




Definition of Teraflop

1. Noun. (computing) A unit of computing power equal to 1000 (or 1024) gigaflops ¹

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Definition of Teraflop

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

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Teraflop

teraamps
terabase
terabases
terabit
terabuck
terabyte
terabytes
teraconic
teraconic acid
teracrylic
teracrylic acid
teraelectron volt
teraelectron volts
teraelectronvolt
teraelectronvolts
teraflop (current term)
teraflops
teragram
teragramme
teragrammes
teragrams
terahertz
terahertz radiation
terahertzes
terai
terai hat
terai hats
terais
terajoule
terajoules

Literary usage of Teraflop

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1. Catalyzing Inquiry at the Interface of Computing and Biology by John C. Wooley, Herbert Lin (2005)
"Genomic sequence analysis and gene-finding B.2 OPPORTUNITIES IN MOLECULAR BIOMEDICINE IN THE ERA OF teraflop COMPUTING (Klaus Schulten et al.)2 1. ..."

2. Internet 2 and "Next Generation Internet": Hearing Before the Committee on edited by Conrad Burns (2001)
"DoE was able to use the results of HPCC research to build the world's first teraflop parallel computer, and gigabit networks have been demonstrated. ..."

3. National Information Systems Security '95 (18th) Proceedings: Making by DIANE Publishing Company (1996)
"•S teraflop class wide area computing: Nodes of the network will be top supercomputing sites. The combined peak computing power of these supercomputers will ..."

4. U. S. National Security and Military/Commercial Concerns with the People's ...edited by Christopher Cox edited by Christopher Cox (1999)
"229 'teraflop" is a term used to describe a trillion floating point operations a second. "Terabyte refers to a trillion bytes of data. ..."

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