880 yards


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Noun1.880 yards - a unit of length equal to half of 1 mile880 yards - a unit of length equal to half of 1 mile
linear measure, linear unit - a unit of measurement of length
international mile, land mile, mile, stat mi, statute mile, mi - a unit of length equal to 1,760 yards or 5,280 feet; exactly 1609.344 meters
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Despite the ban, Cecil was still able to compete in races in the UK, and he went on to receive a series of accolades up until his retirement in 1929 including the title of British Champion in the 880 yards in 1923 and 1925.
He has earned the trust to become much more than that recently, throwing for 880 yards in his last four games, including 2 victories.
The works include, In total, For the next 3 years and for all 6 lots, 264 km spread over 880 yards approximately.
The east half of 28-1-9W was surveyed and sold as woodlots which were 110 yards (north to south) by 880 yards (west to east)--so that each owner had access to their woodlot from the west, since the main street ran straight south along the half-section line.
Incidently, I never played rugby for my school but I did win the 880 yards handicap, from scratch, at the annual school sports day at Blackweir playing fields and received a pen and pencil case for my efforts.
The new charges will enable taxi firms to increase the price of the first 880 yards of a journey by 25p to PS3.
ON THIS DAY 1919: Gertrude Ederle became the youngest world-record holder in any sport at the age of 12 years and 298 days in the 880 yards freestyle in Indianapolis.
He took part in the 1912 Stockholm Olympics, competing in the long jump and standing long jump, but had more success in sporting events at university, winning events including the 880 yards, 120-yards hurdles, high jump, long jump and triple jump.
1919: Gertrude Ederle became the youngest world record holder in any sport when, at the age of 12 years and 298 days, she set a new best in the 880 yards freestyle in Indianapolis.
An hour is 3,600 seconds, so the ball has to move 880 yards every 36 seconds, or over 24 yards every second.
Both Jones and White have eclipsed 1,000 yards this season, and Gonzalez has 880 yards receiving.