ton-mile

[ tuhn-mahyl ]
/ ˈtʌnˈmaɪl /

noun

a unit of freight transportation measurement equivalent to a ton of freight transported one mile.

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Origin of ton-mile

First recorded in 1900–05

OTHER WORDS FROM ton-mile

ton-mileage, noun
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