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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. distance measured in miles;
[syn: mileage, milage]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Milage \Mil"age\ (?; 48), n. Same as Mileage. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Mileage \Mile"age\ (m[imac]l"[asl]j; 48), n. 1. An allowance for traveling expenses at a certain rate per mile. [1913 Webster] 2. Aggregate length or distance in miles; esp., the sum of lengths of tracks or wires of a railroad company, telegraph company, etc. [Written also milage.] [1913 Webster] 3. The number of miles that a vehicle can travel after consuming a certain quantity of fuel; in the United States, usually expressed in units of miles per gallon; as, smaller cars tend to get better mileage. It is sometimes used as a nmeasure of the energy efficiency of a vehicle. [PJC] 4. Use, profit or advantage; as, he got a lot of mileage out of one hit record. [PJC] Constructive mileage, a mileage allowed for journeys supposed to be made, but not actually made. --Bartlett. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

milage n 1: distance measured in miles [syn: mileage, milage]