Definitions for "Mile"
A certain measure of distance, being equivalent in England and the United States to 320 poles or rods, or 5,280 feet.
A measurement of distance, being 1,760 yards or 5,280 feet.
The nautical mile is defined as the length of one minute of arc on a perfect sphere whose surface equals the earth's. In practical terms, because our globe is spheroidal, this corresponds to one minute of latitude at 48 degrees, or 6080 feet. The statue mile of our highways is shorter at 5280 feet.
a long way in a wheelchair
a long way to drive when you don't know what kind of reception your news will get
a long way when you don't know the take off and landing schedule of the craft you seek
Keywords:  terrible, waste, thing
a terrible thing to waste
a great project because it gives participants a glimpse into each other's realities
Keywords:  footrace, extending, holds, record, one
a footrace extending one mile; "he holds the record in the mile"
Keywords:  martha, turn, carrying, good, way
a good way when you have to take your turn at carrying Martha
a can take development in first mortgages
Keywords:  number