from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In the metric system, a measure of length, equal to 10 kilometers, or 6.2137 English miles, or 6 miles 376 yards.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A metric measure of length, containing ten thousand meters. It is equal to 6.2137 miles.

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  • noun Alternative form of myriametre.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to 10,000 meters


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  • [2] The myriameter is equal to rather more than 10,936 cubic yards English.

    Round the Moon

  • Ten meters make one decameter; ten decameters make one hectometer; ten hectometers make one kilometer, and ten kilometers make one myriameter.

    The Metric System


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