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mill1

 
 
pronunciation:
mIl
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a machine that crushes whole or solid substances.
Please grind these coffee beans in the coffee mill.
definition 2: a building or factory where raw materials are changed into products such as cloth, flour, or lumber.
The steel mill in the town employed many workers.
similar words:
factory, plant, works
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derivation: millable (adj.)
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