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Definitions of mile

  1. a British unit of length equivalent to 1,853.18 meters (6,082 feet) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. a footrace extending one mile; "he holds the record in the mile" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. a Swedish unit of length equivalent to 10 km Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. an ancient Roman unit of length equivalent to 1620 yards Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. A certain measure of distance, being equivalent in England and the United States to 320 poles or rods, or 5,280 feet. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. A measure of length varying in different countries; as, the English mile, in use in the United States, contains 1,760 yards; the geographical or nautical mile, 2,029 yards. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  7. 1760 yards. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  8. Measure of 1760 yards. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  9. A measure of distance: 5,280 feet. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  10. A measure of surface: 640 acres. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  11. A measure of length or distance, the English or statute mile being 1760 yards, and the English geographical mile one-sixtieth of a degree of latitude, or about 2.025 yards. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  12. An Eng. measure of length or distance of 1760 yards-also called the statute mile, from having been incidentally defined in a statute of Queen Elizabeth; a measure of length differing widely in European countries. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for mile

  1. " But that would cause him to lose a quarter of a mile or more of his advantage; and she seems to be more inclined to run away from the Bellevite than to fight her," suggested the lieutenant. – A Victorious Union SERIES: The Blue and the Gray--Afloat by Oliver Optic
  2. A mile an hour too fast will soon run down your horse. – Soil Culture by J. H. Walden
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