league (n.)
[measure of distance] c.3 miles [c.5 km]
CE I.i.101[Egeon to Duke] ere the ships could meet by twice five leagues
CE I.i.63[Egeon to Duke] A league from Epidamnum had we sailed
Tem I.ii.145[Prospero to Miranda, of Antonio's agents] Bore us some leagues to sea
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