miler

Definitions of miler
  1. noun
    a runner in a one-mile race
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    examples:
    Sir Roger Gilbert Bannister
    English runner who in 1954 became the first person to run a mile in less than four minutes (born in 1929)
    John Walker
    New Zealand runner who in 1975 became the first person to run a mile in less that 3 minutes and 50 seconds (born in 1952)
    types:
    four-minute man
    someone who has run the mile in less that 4 minutes
    type of:
    runner
    a trained athlete who competes in foot races
  2. noun
    (used only in combinations) the length of something in miles
    “the race was a 30- miler
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    type of:
    linear measure, linear unit
    a unit of measurement of length
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