Meile


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Meile

A German unit of length equivalent to 7,420.54 meters. It should be noted that this measure was for a geographic meile; traditional measures varied in different German-speaking areas. The meile became obsolete as German-speaking countries adopted the metric system in the 1870s.
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Nors sis apibrezimas ir nusako seimos struktura, taciau tiksliai neapibrezia ir nenusako, is ko privalo susideti seima kaip tvirta ir vieninga visuomenes bendrija" (Diana A.); "Taip, seima--tai mazoji socialine grupe, kuri susideda is 3-7 zmoniu, kuriuos sieja meile, pagarba ir pasitikejimas.
Chris Wall's five-year-old landed his fifth win of the year when carrying a penalty to win the Grosse Europa Meile at Cologne by three-quarters of a length from Earl Of Fire under George Baker.
Docksider is one of two British runners in the Laurent Perrier Meile at Baden Baden on Sunday.
TRAINER Hans Blume completed a big weekend double at Frankfurt yesterday when Aspectus, the 6-5 favourite, landed the Group 3 Lotto Hessen Meile to follow Saturday's Prix Maurice de Nieuil triumph of his stablemate Bussoni, writes David Conolly-Smith.
BANKNOTE gave the Queen a rare Pattern-race success in the Group 3 Badener Meile at Baden-Baden yesterday, writes David Conolly-Smith.
BANKNOTE moves up a grade but should have every chance in the Group 3 Badener Meile at Baden-Baden today, writes David Conolly-Smith.
THE Queen's Banknote, trained by Andrew Balding, will run in the Group 3 Badener Meile at Baden-Baden on Sunday with Francis Norton aboard.
King Marju, Burke's other runner, was upset by a false start and a long delay before the Listed Preis der Telewette-Frujahrs Meile. He broke slowly and was struggling in the rear throughout.
AZAROLE was unlucky to miss out on second place behind easy winner Lateral in the Group 3 JAXX Pokal (Hamburger Meile) at Hamburg yesterday, writes David Connolly-Smith.
SIR MARK PRESCOTT was out of luck with Flor y Nata in the Listed Riemer Stuten Meile at Munich.