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  Definition of mile
  1. a footrace extending one mile; "he holds the record in the mile"
  2. a unit of length equal to 1760 yards
  3. a Swedish unit of length equivalent to 10 km
  4. an ancient Roman unit of length equivalent to 1620 yards
  5. a unit of length used in navigation; equivalent to the distance spanned by one minute of arc in latitude; 1,852 meters
  6. a British unit of length equivalent to 1,853.18 meters (6,082 feet)
  7. a former British unit of length once used in navigation; equivalent to 1828.8 meters (6000 feet)
  8. a large distance; "he missed by a mile"
Similar Words: statute mile, stat mi, land mile, mi, Swedish mile, Roman mile, nautical mile, naut mi, knot, international nautical mile, air mile, geographical mile, Admiralty mile, sea mile

 

Part Meronyms: league

 

Anagrams: lime

 

Language Translations:
Croatian: milja   Dutch: mijl  
Estonian: miil   Finnish: maili  
French: mile   German: Meile  
Hungarian: mérföld   Italian: miglio  
Spanish: milla   Swedish: engelsk mil  
Welsh: milltir  
 
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