from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Nautical A unit of length equal to 720 feet (220 meters) in the United States and 608 feet (185 meters) in England.

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  • n. One tenth (1/10) of a nautical mile.

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  • n. a nautical unit of depth


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