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What does Tera stand for?

Tera stands for One Trillion (10^12)

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| LONDON, Jan 24 (KUNA) -- The UK Government's debt has smashed through the one trillion pounds barrier for the first time despite a bigger-than-expected fall in borrowing in December, figures revealed Tuesday.
With 50 to 100 billion stars in each galaxy, the universe may contain 5,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 stars - or about one trillion stars for every person on Earth
Researchers from three corporations have succeeded for the first time in transmitting information through an optical fiber at the mind-boggling rate of one trillion bits a second.
And Republican House Majority Leader Eric Cantor warned in an interview with ABC television that there would be a political price to pay if the Senators "let legislation just fester cited the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO estimate that repealing the legislation would add some 230 billion dollars to the US deficits through 2019, and possibly one trillion dollars the next ten years.
Japan's biggest bank Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG) plans to boost its capital by some one trillion yen (11 billion dollars) through public offerings of common stock, according to news reports.
The panel headed by Fed chairman Ben Bernanke also pledged to continue a program of more than one trillion dollars to help keep credit flowing to the housing market and other segments of the economy by purchasing mortgage securities and other assets.