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  Definition of mill
  1. the act of grinding to a powder or dust
  2. a plant consisting of buildings with facilities for manufacturing
  3. machine that processes materials by grinding or crushing
  4. English philosopher and economist remembered for his interpretations of empiricism and utilitarianism (1806-1873)
  5. Scottish philosopher who expounded Bentham''s utilitarianism; father of John Stuart Mill (1773-1836)
  6. grind with a mill; "mill grain"
  7. roll out (metal) with a rolling machine
  8. produce a ridge around the edge of; "mill a coin"
  9. move about in a confused manner
Similar Words: grind, pulverization, pulverisation, factory, manufacturing plant, manufactory, grinder, Mill, John Mill, John Stuart Mill, James Mill, mill about, mill around

 

Hyponyms: assembly plant, automobile factory, auto factory, car factory, cannery, chemical plant, foundry, metalworks, lumbermill, sawmill, paper mill, stamp mill, stamping mill, steel mill, steelworks, steel plant, steel factory, sweatshop, textile mill, cider mill, coffee mill, coffee grinder, flour mill, gristmill, meat grinder, pepper mill, pepper grinder, quern, spicemill, treadmill, treadwheel, tread-wheel, water mill, windmill

 

Derivational Morphology: powderize, powderise, powder, pulverize, pulverise, grind, mash, crunch, bray, comminute, grate, cranch, craunch, pulverization, pulverisation, grinder, milling

 

Language Translations:
Croatian: mlin   Dutch: molen  
Estonian: veski   Finnish: mylly  
French: moulin   German: Mühle  
Greek: μύλος   Hungarian: malom  
Italian: mulino   Korean: 방아  
Norwegian: mølle   Polish: młyn  
Portuguese: moenda   Serbian: mlin  
Slovenian: mlin   Spanish: molino  
Turkish: değirmen  
 
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