Irish mile

noun

Definition of Irish mile

: an old Irish unit of distance equal to 1.273 statute miles

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First Known Use of Irish mile

1577, in the meaning defined above

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“Irish mile.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Irish%20mile. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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