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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

mil \mil\ n. [by contraction from million.] One million dollars; as, his new house cost over a mil. [slang] [PJC]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

mil \mil\ n.

1. an obsolete monetary unit of Cyprus equal in value to [frac1x1000] of a pound. [WordNet 1.5]

2. a unit of length equal to [frac1x1000] inch, used especially in measuring the thickness of sheets of materials. [WordNet 1.5]

3. one milliliter; -- used mostly in informal speech. [laboratory slang]

Syn: milliliter, millilitre, ml, cubic centimeter, cubic centimetre, cc. [WordNet 1.5]

4. a unit of angular size equal to [frac1x6400] of 360 degrees; -- it is used especially in artillery ranging.

Syn: mil. [WordNet 1.5]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

mil

noun

1: a Cypriot monetary unit equal to one thousandth of a pound

2: a Swedish unit of length equivalent to 10 km [syn: {mile}, {mil}, {Swedish mile}]

3: a unit of length equal to one thousandth of an inch; used to specify thickness (e.g., of sheets or wire)

4: a metric unit of volume equal to one thousandth of a liter [syn: {milliliter}, {millilitre}, {mil}, {ml}, {cubic centimeter}, {cubic centimetre}, {cc}]

5: an angular unit used in artillery; equal to 1/6400 of a complete revolution


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