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mill
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 26
2. A machine for grinding or comminuting any substance, as grain, by rubbing and crushing it between two hard, rough, or intented surfaces; as, a gristmill, a coffee mill; a bone mill.
3. A machine used for expelling the juice, sap, etc., from vegetable tissues by pressure, or by pressure in combination with a grinding, or cutting process; as, a cider mill; a cane mill.
5. A common name for various machines which produce a manufactured product, or change the form of a raw material by the continuous repetition of some simple action; as, a sawmill; a stamping mill, etc.
6. A building or collection of buildings with machinery by which the processes of manufacturing are carried on; as, a cotton mill; a powder mill; a rolling mill.
7. A hardened steel roller having a design in relief, used for imprinting a reversed copy of the design in a softer metal, as copper.
10. A milling cutter. See Illust. under Milling.
11. A pugilistic.
12. To reduce to fine particles, or to small pieces, in a mill; to grind; to comminute.
13. To shape, finish, or transform by passing through a machine; specifically, to shape or dress, as metal, by means of a rotary cutter.
14. To make a raised border around the edges of, or to cut fine grooves or indentations across the edges of, as of a coin, or a screw head; also, to stamp in a coining press; to coin.
15. To pass through a fulling mill; to full, as cloth.
16. To beat with the fists.
17. To roll into bars, as steel.
Part of Speech: verb
3. To take part in a mill; to box.
4. To swim under water; - said of air- breathing creatures.
5. To swim suddenly in a new direction; - said of whales.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
2. To cause to mill, or circle round, as cattle.
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