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Comment 11 by bigandrewm :

Is anyone else annoyed by the usage of the phrase "one thousand million" instead of "one billion?" There is a word in English for that number - use it.

Probably they were trying to avoid confusion between 1000 million and 1 million, million.

Michael

Sat, 28 Apr 2012 03:34:33 UTC | #937886