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English definition of “mile”


  /maɪl/ noun
B1 a unit for measuring distance, equal to 1609 metres or 1760 yards: The nearest station is two miles from here.
(Definition of mile noun from the Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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