Meg- Meg- (m[e^]g-), Mega Meg"a (m[e^]g"[.a]-), Megalo- Meg"a*lo- (m[e^]g"[.a]*l[-o]-). [Gr. me`gas, gen. mega`loy, great.] Combining forms signifying: (a) Great, extended, powerful; as, megascope, megacosm. (b) (Metric System, Elec., Mech., etc.) A million times, a million of; as, megabyte, a million butes; megawatt, a million watts; megameter, a million meters; megafarad, a million farads; megohm, a million ohms. [1913 Webster +PJC]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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