Monday, 30th March 2015

by Joshua Gaskell

Milimetre, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈmɪlᵻˌmiːtə/
Etymology: < millimetre n. + pun on Miliband

One-thousandth of a metre, equal to 0.03937 inch; a tiny amount, a little bit: the minimum by which one must prefer Miliband to Cameron to make voting Labour rational.

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