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Mil is sometimes a misspelling of mill.

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Definition of the noun mil

What does mil mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: mils

  1. a Cypriot monetary unit equal to one thousandth of a pound
  2. a Swedish unit of length equivalent to 10 km
  3. a unit of length equal to one thousandth of an inch; used to specify thickness (e.g., of sheets or wire)
    • lexical domain: Quantities - nouns denoting quantities and units of measure
    • more generic terms: linear measure / linear unit = a unit of measurement of length
    • part of: in / inch = a unit of length equal to one twelfth of a foot
  4. a metric unit of volume equal to one thousandth of a liter
  5. an angular unit used in artillery; equal to 1/6400 of a complete revolution
    • lexical domain: Quantities - nouns denoting quantities and units of measure
    • more generic term: angular unit = a unit of measurement for angles

Alternative definition of the noun mil

noun

  1. An angular mil, a unit of angular measurement equal to 16400 of a complete circle. At 1000 metres one 'mil' subtends about one metre (0,98 m). Also 16000 and 16300 are used in other countries.
  2. A unit of measurement equal to 11000 of an inch, usually used for thin objects, such as sheets of plastic.
  3. a former subdivision (1/1000) of the Maltese lira
  4. [informal] [abbreviation of million]

Characters

  1. Mil is a fictional character in the 1963 short film The Home Made Car .
  2. Mil is a fictional character from a Thai film O' LUCKY MAN.
  3. Mil is a fictional character from the 1955 film Rebel Without a Cause.
  4. Mil is a fictional character from the 1934 film As the Earth Turns.

Person

Who is Mil?

Mil a.k.a. Dj Mil is a musical artist, musician.

Place

Mil a.k.a. Urbanna Historic District is a national historic district located at Urbanna, Middlesex County, Virginia. It encompasses 65 contributing buildings and 1 contributing site in the central business district and surrounding residential areas of Urbanna. Notable buildings include the Old Tavern, Gressitt House, Genders House, Fitchett, Van Wagenen House, C. H. Palmer Garage, Sentinel Building, Urbanna Town Office, Taylor Hardware, Bank of Middlesex, Urbanna Baptist Church, Located in the district and separately listed are the Old Courthouse, Lansdowne, James Mills Storehouse, Sandwich, and Wormeley Cottage.

Miscellanea

  1. mil: The domain name mil is the sponsored top-level domain in the Domain Name System of the Internet for the United States Department of Defense and its subsidiary or affiliated organizations. The name is derived from military. It was one of the first top-level domains, created in January 1985.
  2. Mil a.k.a. Mixtec, Peñoles Language is an human language.
    • also known as Eastern Mixteco; Mixteco de San Mateo Tepantepec; Eastern Mixtec; Mixtec, Peñoles

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Google previewProceedings (1904)

by National Electric Light Association

A circular mil is the cross-section area of a circle having a diameter of one- thousandth of an inch. A wire of 10...

A circular mil is a unit of area employed in designating the cross-sectional area of wires and other circular conductors. It is equal to ...

Google previewThe Science of Renewable Energy, Second Edition (2016)

by Frank R. Spellman

CIRCULAR MIL The circular mil is the standard unit of wire crosssectional area used in most wire tables. To avoid the use of decimals (because most wires used to conduct electricity may be only a small fraction of an inch), it is convenient to ...

Google previewProceedings at the Convention (1904)

by National Electric Light Association

A circular mil is the cross-section area of a circle having a diameter of one- thousandth of an inch. A wire of 10...

A circular mil is a unit of area employed in designating the cross-sectional area of wires and other circular conductors. It is equal to ...

Google previewHandbook of Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant Operations, Second Edition (2008)

by Frank R. Spellman

CIRCULAR MIL The circular mil is the standard unit of wire cross-sectional area used in most wire tables.

Google previewHandbook of Mathematics and Statistics for the Environment (2013)

by Frank R. Spellman, Nancy E. Whiting

Circular Mil The circular mil is the standard unit of wire cross-sectional area used in most wire tables.

Google previewEnvironmental Health and Science Desk Reference (2012)

by Frank R. Spellman, Revonna M. Bieber

Circular Mil The circular mil is the standard unit of wire cross-sectional area used in most wire tables. To avoid the use of decimals (because most wires used to conduct electricity may be only a small fraction of an inch), it is convenient to ...

Google previewHandbook of Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant Operations, Third Edition (2013)

by Frank R. Spellman

CirCUlar Mil The circular mil is the standard unit of wire cross-sectional area used in most wire tables.

Google previewBasic Industrial Electricity (1991)

A Training and Maintenance Manual by Kenneth G. Oliver

The circular mil is the standard unit of wire cross-sectional area used in American and English wire tables.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Information Science and Technology, Fourth Edition (2017)

by Khosrow-Pour, D.B.A., Mehdi

MIL is a literacy that transcends types of communication (e.g., books, radio, television, social networks). Practice it with your students both with traditional and new media. 3. MIL is knowledge about how information is transmitted. Teach your ...

Google previewAircraft Electrical and Electronic Systems (2009)

by David Wyatt, Mike Tooley

A square mil is a unit of area equal to the area of a square with sides of one thousandth of an inch. This unit of area is usually used in specifying the area of the cross-section of rectangular conductors, e.g. bus bars or terminal strips.

Google previewThe National Electrical Contractor (1914)

A square mil is the area of a square having sides 1/1000 (one thousandth) of an inch long, Fig. 1. Areas of square or rectangular conductors are sometimes measured in square mils. Areas in square mils are calculated by multiplying to: gether ...

Google previewStandard Handbook for Electrical Engineers (1915)

by Frank Fuller Fowle, Archer Eben Knowlton

The mil is a term universally employed in this country in connection with wire gages and is a unit of length equal to one...

Google previewMongolian English Dictionary (2013)

by Bawden,

(mil.) ЖАГСААЛ 1. (сүрт~) demonstration (polit.)2.(цэргийн ~) ranks (mil.), аяны ~ marching order (mil.), жагсаалаас гарахtofall out,toleave theranks; to be put out ofaction, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Scientific Units (2012)

Including dimensionless numbers and scales by H. G. Jerrard

Mil (angular) The United States artillery in World War II used a system of angular measure in which a right angle was divided into 1000 parts called mils.[28]. 1 mil was approximately equal to the angle subtended by a yard ...

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Scrabble value of M3I1L1

The value of this 3-letter word is 5 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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