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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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VVOTHER lives Diplomat, who won the Group 2 Meilen Trophy at Cologne ten days ago, is a namesake of the colt who was both the champion three-year-old and the champion sprinter of 1937.
Delivering the verdict in Meilen District Court, the judge said: "The deed happened spontaneously but he wanted to kill his friend."
Lewiston, NY; Queenstown, ON; and Lampeter, Wales: Edwin Meilen Press, 2013.
I think this is everybody's goal." Indeed Zhang's agent, Meilen Tu, actually reached the semi-finals at Edgbaston Priory in 2006 before retiring four years later.
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Design team: Jeffrey Drucker, AIA, Project Executive; Jason Lee, LEED AR, Project Manager; Patricia Malick, AAHID, EDAC, LGB, Lead Interior Designer; Michelle DeForrest, LEED AP, Interior Designer; Udo Maron, AIA, ACHA, Healthcare Planner (Array Architects); Rick Meilen, PE, MEP Engineer (Kellen & Lemelson)
Le Suisse Gregory Rast (Radioshack) a emerge d'un quatuor pour s'imposer dans la 6e etape du Tour de Suisse cycliste, 186,1 km entre Leuggern et Meilen, oE est arrive encore en jaune son compatriote Mathias Frank (BMC).
The pair have recently planned projects in Meilen, Canton Zurich, as well as in Vietnam and the Dominican Republic.
"Der bauerschafft halber hat man keinen anstoss zubefurchten, denn wie einfalt nicht leicht scrupel in realibus mit einem splitterrichterischen gemuhte macht, also sind auch die geringen sprach-fehler fur allen hie im lande derer hochst, und solches offt in weniger meilen begriff, ja in einem kirchspiel zuweilen variirenden und also weder in gesange[n] noch andern buchern unmuglich nach eines jeden sinn gerechtzumachenden dialecten halber ziml(ich) des anstosses befreiet."