a compound of silver and a protein, applied to mucous membranes as a mild antiseptic.
[mahyl] /maɪl/ noun 1. Also called statute mile. a unit of distance on land in English-speaking countries equal to 5280 feet, or 1760 yards (1.609 kilometers). 2. . 3. . 4. any of various other units of distance or length at different periods and in different countries. Compare . 5. a notable distance or margin: […]
noun 1. low-carbon steel, containing no more than 0.25 percent carbon. noun 1. any of a class of strong tough steels that contain a low quantity of carbon (0.1–0.25 per cent)
[mahy-lij] /ˈmaɪ lɪdʒ/ noun 1. the aggregate number of traveled over in a given time. 2. length, extent, or distance in . 3. the number of or the average distance that a vehicle can travel on a specified quantity of fuel: the car gets good mileage. 4. wear, use, advantage, or profit: She won’t get […]
noun 1. a book (mileage book) or ticket containing coupons good for a certain number of miles of transportation at a fixed rate per mile. 2. one of the coupons.