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English definition of “mileage”

mileage

noun [U] (ADVANTAGE)    /ˈmaɪ.lɪdʒ/ informal
the advantage that you can get from a situation: There's no mileage in complaining to the Director - she'll just ignore you. political mileageAdvantage and disadvantage
(Definition of mileage noun (ADVANTAGE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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