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

  • n. See mile.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A standard land mile of 5,280 feet or 1,760 yards or 1.609344 kilometers

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a mile conforming to statute, that is, in England and the United States, a mile of 5,280 feet, as distinguished from any other mile.
  • n. See under Mile.

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

  • n. a unit of length equal to 1,760 yards or 5,280 feet; exactly 1609.344 meters


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