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Oxford dictionary definition of the word mill:
1a building equipped with machinery for grinding grain into flour.
a piece of machinery for grinding grain:
a direct steam-driven flour mill
a domestic device for grinding a solid substance to powder:
a pepper mill
2a factory fitted with machinery for a particular manufacturing process:
a steel mill
a piece of manufacturing machinery.
3 informal an engine.
4 informal, dated a boxing match or a fist fight.
1grind (something) in a mill:
hard wheats are easily milled into white flour
(as adjective, with submodifier milled)
freshly milled black pepper
2cut or shape (metal) with a rotating tool:
in the machine shop we mill and grind the castings
(as noun milling)
a milling machine
(usually as adjective milled) produce regular ribbed markings on the edge of (a coin) as a protection against illegal clipping:
a selection of hammered and milled coins
3 [no object] (mill about/around) (of people or animals) move around in a confused mass:
tourists were milling about in the lobby
(as adjective milling)
the milling crowds of guests
4thicken (wool or another animal fibre) by fulling it:
ordinary wool blankets are made by milling a woven wool fabric