metric mile

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metric mile

n.
The 1,500-meter run in track and field.
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In the female metric miles, Shildon's Kate Avery finished 12th in the A race in 4:21.04 while former Jarrow and Hebburn athlete, Sarah McDonald, posted 4:22.96 for fifth place in B event.