**2.** Noun. (plural of trillion) ¹

¹ *Source: wiktionary.com*

### Definition of Trillions

**1.** trillion [n] - See also: trillion

### Lexicographical Neighbors of Trillions

### Literary usage of Trillions

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

**1.** *The Measure of the Circle: Perfected in January, 1845* by John Davis (1854)

"Hundreds of thousands of millions of billions. **trillions**. Tens of **trillions**.
Hundreds of **trillions**. Thousands of **trillions**. Tens of thousands of **trillions**. ..."**2.** *The North American Arithmetic* by Frederick Emerson (1844)

"... tens and hundreds; the second three, so many Thousands; the third three, so
many Millions; the fourth three, Billions; the fifth three, **trillions**. ..."**3.** *The New Advanced Arithmetic: By John W. Cook and N. Cropsey* by John Williston Cook, Nebraska C. Cropsey, Silver Burdett Company (1896)

"**trillions**. 6. Quadrillions. 7. Quintillions. 8. ... **trillions**. Billions. Millions.
Thousands. Units. H Я H О 4,5 7 9 NOTE. — Learn the names of the periods ..."**4.** *Transactions of the American Institute of Electrical Engineers* by American Institute of Electrical Engineers (1900)

"proper instruments we may analyze this group of waves from 20 **trillions** to 300
**trillions**, and construct a thermal scale, corresponding to the audible scale. ..."**5.** *An Universal History: From the Earliest Accounts to the Present Time* by George Sale, George Psalmanazar, Archibald Bower, George Shelvocke, John Campbell, John Swinton (1762)

"... fome re- t*'e,c?r^l~ /**trillions** on the pontifical power; but though they began*.
.," fuch a wotk, ..."**6.** *Manual of Geology: Treating of the Principles of the Science with Special* by James Dwight Dana (1894)

"The mean annual discharge of the Missouri River is about 3J **trillions**, ...
The corresponding amount for the Ohio is o **trillions**, which is J the amount of ..."**7.** *Manual of Geology: Treating of the Principles of the Science with Special* by James Dwight Dana (1894)

"The mean annual discharge of the Missouri River is about 3;J **trillions**, ...
The corresponding amount for the Ohio is 5 **trillions**, which ia \ the amount of ..."