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Don wrote:
 
> >
> "megahit" = (if I am not mistaken) a million records sold.
 
No doubt. Nonetheless, "mega" is definitely taking on (or regaining?)
the more general sense of "extremely large; to an extreme degree". In
Martin Amis's recent novel The Information, you get dialogue like:
"Do you know her?" "Well, not mega-well." I'm sure that's the wave
of the future.
 
Cheers,
 
Chris