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  Words related to mile

Related / 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

 

Definition:
  • a footrace extending one mile; "he holds the record in the mile";
  • a unit of length equal to 1760 yards;
  • a Swedish unit of length equivalent to 10 km;
  • an ancient Roman unit of length equivalent to 1620 yards;
  • a unit of length used in navigation; equivalent to the distance spanned by one minute of arc in latitude; 1,852 meters;
  • a British unit of length equivalent to 1,853.18 meters (6,082 feet);
  • a former British unit of length once used in navigation; equivalent to 1828.8 meters (6000 feet);
  • a large distance; "he missed by a mile";

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    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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