Cable-length definitions

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A unit of length equal to 720 feet (220 meters) in the United States and 608 feet (185 meters) in England.
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A unit of length used to measure nautical distances or depths, in the U.S. equal to 120 fathoms or 720 ft (219.456 m): in Britain equal to 101.26 fathoms or 607.56 ft (185.184 m) or about one tenth of a nautical mile.
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One tenth (1/10) of a nautical mile.
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