Definition Of mills


(of people or animals) move around in a confused mass.

people milled about the room, shaking hands

a boxing match or a fistfight.

a building equipped with machinery for grinding grain into flour.

At mills or bakeries, barley flour can be added to flours from other grains for baking.

a monetary unit used only in calculations, worth one thousandth of a dollar.

A thick paper (and later a lightweight metal) coin with a round hole in the center, the mill was worth one-tenth of a cent.

an engine.

Engine options range from a 125 bhp, 2.2 litre turbodiesel mill to a pair of new turbocharged 2.0 litre petrol units.

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