Origin of tera-from Classical Greek teras, monster: see terato-
- One trillion (1012): terahertz.
- 1,099,511,627,776 (240): terabyte
Origin of tera-From Greek teras monster ; see kwer- in Indo-European roots.
- A prefix that means:
- One trillion (1012), as in terahertz, one trillion hertz.
- 240 (that is, 1,099,511,627,776), which is the power of two closest to a trillion, as in terabyte.
tera- - Computer Definition