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From: Bjrn Forsstrm (2:203/614.61)
To: All
Date: Sat, 07.07.07 08:26
DW>> Do you have any definite information about the origins of the Swedish
DW>> "mil"?

BF> I don't think anyone really knows. But it's 1/1000th of the distance
BF> between the pole and the equator (the same way that the meter was
BF> originally defined). It may have something to do with that.

Do a google for mil and you will find one English and one Swedish
explanation in Wikipedia.

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