League

A unit of length, normally equal to three nautical miles.
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League

• (v. t.) To join in a league; to cause to combine for a joint purpose; to combine; to unite; as, common interests will league heterogeneous elements. • (n.) A stone erected near a public road to mark the distance of a league. • (n.) An alliance or combination of two or more nations, parties, or persons, for the accomplishment of a p...
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league

1. A measure of length or distance, varying in different countries from about 2.4 to 4.6 English statute miles of 5.280 feet each, and used (as a land measure) chiefly on the continent of Europe, and in the Spanish parts of America. The marine league of England and the United States is equal to three marine, or geographical, miles of 6080 feet each...
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league

noun an association of states or organizations or individuals for common action
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League

[unit] A league is a unit of length (or, rarely, area). It was long common in Europe and Latin America, but it is no longer an official unit in any nation. The word originally meant the distance a person could walk in an hour. Since the Middle Ages, many values have been specified in several countries. ==Different definitions== ===English-s...
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League

League intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Leagued ; present participle & verbal noun Leaguing .] [ Confer French se liguer . See 2d League .] To unite in a league or confederacy; to combine for mutual support; t...
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League

League noun [ Confer Middle English legue , lieue , a measure of length, French lieue , Pr. lega , legua , Italian & Late Latin lega , Spanish legua , Portuguese legoa , legua ; all from Late Latin leuca , of Celtic origin: conf...
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League

League transitive verb To join in a league; to cause to combine for a joint purpose; to combine; to unite; as, common interests will league heterogeneous elements.
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league

A distance of three nautical miles.
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League

a form of competition in which clubs are ranked by the number of points they accumulate over a series of matches.[162] Often structured as round-robin tournaments.
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League

A group of owners (typically ranging from eight to 12 teams) that compete against each other for the
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League

A league is an old unit of measure for distance that is not often used today. A league was most commonly defined as three miles, both on land and at sea. The island is described as being two leagues long and one league wide.
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League

A league was a measurement of distance, varying in different countries. The English land league is three statute miles, and the nautical league three equatorial miles, or 3.457875 statute miles. The French metric league is reckoned as equal to four kilometres or 4374 yards.
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league

A unit of distance equal to three miles.
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League

A unit of length, normally equal to three nautical miles.
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_nautical_terms

League

A unit of length, normally equal to three nautical miles.
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league

A unit of measurement equal to 3.45 nautical miles
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League

a version of rugby played normally with 13 players under different laws than Rugby Union. The two codes deviated over professionalism and until rugby union went professional in 1995 there was deep-rooted antagonism between the two codes.
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League

an alliance of teams that organizes sporting competition.
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League

an alliance of teams that organizes sporting competition.
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league

An archaic unit of traveling-distance. The precise value varied, but was usually around 3 miles (4.8 km).
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league

an association of sports teams that organizes matches
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league

an association of sports teams that organizes matches
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League

Ancient Measurement Terms: In the Devonshire Domesday Book, usually 1½ miles.
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league

any of several European units of measurement ranging from 2.4 to 4.6 statute miles (3.9 to 7.4 km). In English-speaking countries the land league is ... [1 related articles]
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