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Definition of Miles
MileMile Mile, n. [AS. m[=i]l, fr. L. millia, milia; pl. of mille
a thousand, i. e., milia passuum a thousand paces. Cf. Mill
the tenth of a cent, Million.]
A certain measure of distance, being equivalent in England
and the United States to 320 poles or rods, or 5,280 feet.
Note: The distance called a mile varies greatly in different
countries. Its length in yards is, in Norway, 12,182;
in Brunswick, 11,816; in Sweden, 11,660; in Hungary,
9,139; in Switzerland, 8,548; in Austria, 8,297; in
Prussia, 8,238; in Poland, 8,100; in Italy, 2,025; in
England and the United States, 1,760; in Spain, 1,552;
in the Netherlands, 1,094.
Geographical, or Nautical mile, one sixtieth of a degree
of a great circle of the earth, or 6080.27 feet.
Mile run. Same as Train mile. See under Train.
Roman mile, a thousand paces, equal to 1,614 yards English
Statute mile, 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.
Meaning of Miles from wikipedia
per hour or miles
per gallon, continue
to be abbreviated
as mph and mpg, respectively. In the United
Kingdom, road signs still abbreviate mile
is the plural
may also refer
(given name) Miles
, Iowa, a city Miles
Carolina, an unincorporated
- America. Miles
was born on 1 November
1918 in Sutton
Coldfield, a short distance
from the city of Birmingham. He was the son of Eric Miles
- of that period. Miles Dewey Davis
III was born on May 26, 1926, to an affluent
in Alton, Illinois, 15 miles
(24 kilometers) north...
- Aaron, whom Miles admires
but he does not initially
know is a career
' father, Jefferson, explains
that before Miles
was born, Jefferson...
of Texas" is a song originally recorded
by Jim McGraw
And The Western Sundowners
in 1961. It was used as the B-side of their
- Drink. Teller, Miles
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- international nautical mile
(about 1.15 miles
). The derived
unit of speed
is the knot, one nautical mile
per hour. There
as a "consulting producer" on Arrested
and clothing designer Katie Miles
. The couple...
- Montague Dartie
(this was the first
time Miles acted
Root) and in Prime
Suspect. In 2004, Miles
portra**** Charles Ryder
in the BBC Radio
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