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milkwort any of various plants or shrubs that bear bright, variously colored flowers, once thought to enhance the production of milk in nursing mothers.
milky of, made with, or resembling milk. [2 definitions]
Milky Way the galaxy that contains the earth, the sun, and the solar system, and that is visible in the night sky as a long ribbon of cloudlike clusters of stars from one horizon to the other.
mill1 a place where raw grains are crushed and ground to produce flour. [9 definitions]
mill2 a rarely-used monetary unit of the United States equaling one thousandth of a dollar.
millage the tax rate based on one tenth of a U.S. cent per dollar.
milldam a dam constructed to create a pond or head of water that can be released to turn a mill.
millefleurs having a varicolored floral pattern covering a fabric.
millennium a unit of time equal to one thousand years. [3 definitions]
millepede variant of millipede.
millepore any of several marine corals found in tropical waters.
miller a person who owns, operates, or works in a mill, esp. a mill for grinding grain into flour. [3 definitions]
miller's-thumb any of several freshwater fishes found in Europe and North America; sculpin.
millet any of various tall, seed-producing grasses grown for hay or for seed. [2 definitions]
milli- one thousandth.
milliampere a unit of electrical current equal to one thousandth of an ampere.
millibar a unit of atmospheric pressure equal to one thousandth of a bar or one thousand dynes per square centimeter.
millieme the smallest monetary unit of Sudan and Egypt. (Cf. pound.)
milligram a unit of weight equal to one thousandth of a gram or 0.0154 grain. (abbr.: mg)
milliliter a unit of capacity equal to one thousandth of a liter or 0.338 fluid ounce. (abbr.: ml)
millime the smaller monetary unit of Tunisia. (Cf. dinar.)