4. a unit of angular size equal to [frac1x6400] of 360 degrees; -- it is used especially in artillery ranging.
Syn: mil. [WordNet 1.5]
mil \mil\ n. [by contraction from million.] One million dollars; as, his new house cost over a mil. [slang] [PJC]
Analysts expect the company to return to its normal 30% profit growth in the fourth quarter to better than $8 mil lion, due to sales growth of its advanced surgical equipment.
Times Mirror reported a $13 mil lion fourth-quarter loss resulting from a series of one-time charges.
His losing arbitration case netted him $2.3 mil. The team then reportedly offered him a four-year, $16 million deal, but he refused it and his agent characterized later Pirate bargaining bids as "grandstanding."