13 February 2004
In the revision prompted by Currie's comments, Jurate Izokaitis kindly assisted with the translations from the French. Bernard Comrie's survey via the Web of usage globally (www.linguistlist.org/issues/7/7-451.html) was helpful.
5 February 2004
Graeme Currie commented on current usage in Britain and called attention to the omission of milliard, billiard, and so on.
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