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Mi

abbr. Bible
Micah

MI

abbr.
1. Michigan
2. military intelligence
3. myocardial infarction

mi

 (mē)
n. Music
The third tone of the diatonic scale in solfeggio.

[Middle English, from Medieval Latin; see gamut.]

mi

(miː) or

me

n
(Music, other) music (in tonic sol-fa) the third degree of any major scale; mediant
[C16: see gamut]

MI

abbreviation for
1. (Placename) Michigan
2. (Military) Military Intelligence

mi

(mi)

n. Music.
the syllable used for the third tone of a diatonic scale.
[1520–30; see gamut]

MI

1. Michigan.
2. myocardial infarction.

mi

mile.

mi.

1. mile.
2. mill.

M.I.

Military Intelligence.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mi - destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscleMI - destruction of heart tissue resulting from obstruction of the blood supply to the heart muscle
heart attack - a sudden severe instance of abnormal heart function
infarct, infarction - localized necrosis resulting from obstruction of the blood supply
2.mi - a former British unit of length equivalent to 6,080 feet (1,853.184 meters); 800 feet longer than a statute mile
nautical linear unit - a linear unit of distance used in navigation
3.mi - a unit of length used in navigation; exactly 1,852 meters; historically based on the distance spanned by one minute of arc in latitude
nautical linear unit - a linear unit of distance used in navigation
4.mi - a unit of length equal to 1,760 yards or 5,280 feetmi - a unit of length equal to 1,760 yards or 5,280 feet; exactly 1609.344 meters
linear measure, linear unit - a unit of measurement of length
furlong - a unit of length equal to 220 yards
880 yards, half mile - a unit of length equal to half of 1 mile
440 yards, quarter mile - a unit of length equal to a quarter of 1 mile
league - an obsolete unit of distance of variable length (usually 3 miles)
5.mi - a midwestern state in north central United States in the Great Lakes regionMI - a midwestern state in north central United States in the Great Lakes region
Mackinac Bridge - a suspension bridge across the channel between the lower and upper peninsulas of Michigan
middle west, Midwest, midwestern United States - the north central region of the United States (sometimes called the heartland or the breadbasket of America)
Isle Royal National Park - a national park on an island in Michigan; includes prehistoric iron mines
U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA, America, the States, U.S. - North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
Alpena - a town in northern Michigan on an arm of Lake Huron
Ann Arbor - a city in southern Michigan near Detroit; site of the University of Michigan
Detroit, Motor City, Motown - the largest city in Michigan and a major Great Lakes port; center of the United States automobile industry; located in southeastern Michigan on the Detroit river across from Windsor
Flint - a city in southeast central Michigan near Detroit; automobile manufacturing
Grand Rapids - a city in west central Michigan; noted for manufacturing furniture
Houghton - a town in northwest Michigan on the Upper Peninsula
Jackson - a town in south central Michigan
capital of Michigan, Lansing - capital of the state of Michigan; located in southern Michigan on the Grand River
Marquette - a town on Lake Superior on the Upper Peninsula in northwest Michigan
Monroe - a town of southeast Michigan on Lake Erie
Traverse City - a town in northern Michigan on an arm of Lake Michigan
Detroit River - a short river flowing from Lake St. Clair to Lake Erie along the border between the United States and Canada; one the busiest inland waterways in the world
Grand River - a river in southern Michigan that flows northwest to empty into Lake Michigan
Lake Saint Clair, Lake St. Clair - a lake between Ontario and Michigan; connected with Lake Huron and Lake Erie
Lower Peninsula - the part of northern Michigan between Lake Michigan and Lake Huron
Upper Peninsula - the peninsula between Lake Superior and Lake Michigan that forms the northwestern part of Michigan
6.MI - the government agency in the United Kingdom that is responsible for internal security and counterintelligence on British territory
international intelligence agency - an intelligence agency outside the United States
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
7.MI - the government agency in the United Kingdom that is responsible for internal security and counterintelligence overseas
international intelligence agency - an intelligence agency outside the United States
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
8.mi - the syllable naming the third (mediant) note of any major scale in solmizationmi - the syllable naming the third (mediant) note of any major scale in solmization
solfa syllable - one of the names for notes of a musical scale in solmization
Translations
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mi

mi

[miː] N (Mus) → mi m

mi

[miː] n (MUS) → mi m inv