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megabyte

A unit of digital size, corresponding to one million (106) bytes (sometimes, 1024 kilobytes).

megabyte

one million bytes (approximately 1 million characters = 1000 KB).
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He is more concerned with mega-bytes than love bytes until all the world's top secrets are downloaded into his brain and Chuck suddenly finds himself transformed into a reluctant super-spy.
Chuck" opens with an action sequence like they used to make 'em, but that's a prelude to the main event, in which a cornered agent dispatches what ol' Hitch liked to call a MacGuffin (in this case, mega-bytes of military secrets) to a long-forgotten not-quite-friend: Chuck (Zachary Levi), an underachiever who works at the local Nerd Herd, a tech support venue staffed by the socially challenged.
Elsewhere, broadband and today's bewildering multi-choice TV continue to exacerbate the whole process at a rate of mega-bytes, conspiring to turn the next generation into even bigger (in every way) couch spuds than their parents.