|1.||a unit of length equal to one thousandth of an inch|
|2.||an obsolete pharmaceutical unit of volume equal to one millilitre|
|3.||a unit of angular measure, used in gunnery, equal to one sixty-four-hundredth of a circumference|
|[C18: short for Latin millēsimus thousandth]|
|—the internet domain name for|
|a US military department|
|mil (mĭl) Pronunciation Key
A unit of length in the US Customary System equal to 1/1000 of an inch (0.03 millimeter), used chiefly to measure the diameter of wires.