Definition:Imperial/Length/Mil

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Definition

The inch is an imperial unit of length.

\(\displaystyle \) \(\) \(\displaystyle 1\) mil
\(\displaystyle \) \(=\) \(\displaystyle \dfrac 1 {1000}\) inch
\(\displaystyle \) \(=\) \(\displaystyle 25 \cdotp 4\) microns
\(\displaystyle \) \(=\) \(\displaystyle 0 \cdotp 0254\) millimetres
\(\displaystyle \) \(=\) \(\displaystyle 2 \cdotp 54 \times 10^{-5}\) metres


Also known as

A mil is also known as a thou (as in thousandth of an inch).


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