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The mil (or thou) is a unit of length in the Imperial and US customary systems of units equal to 25.4 × 10-6 meters (1 mil = 25.4 × 10-6 m), the base unit of length in the International System of Units (SI). The mil is also equal to 0.00254 centimeters (cm), or 0.0254 millimeters (mm) or 25.4 micrometers (μm) (SI units of length), or 0.001 inches (in) or approximately 83.3 × 10-6 feet (ft), which are US customary / Imperial units of length.
The mil (or thou) is used in engineering, machining, and manufacturing.
Alternative name: thou