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A mill for grinding grain.


(General Engineering) a mill, esp one equipped with large grinding stones for grinding grain



a mill for grinding grain.
grist′mill`er, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gristmill - a mill for grinding grain (especially the customer's own grain)gristmill - a mill for grinding grain (especially the customer's own grain)
milling machinery, grinder, mill - machinery that processes materials by grinding or crushing
millstone - one of a pair of heavy flat disk-shaped stones that are rotated against one another to grind the grain
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Grist Mill Road is a dark, twisted, and expertly plotted Rashomon-style tale.
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Ralph came to own the property in Tuthilltown when he bought an old grist mill and farm, hoping to establish a climber's ranch because of how close it is to the Shawangunk Mountains.
The location, just south of the intersection of Snow Road, was in 1669 home to the John Pynchon grist mill, a site that last year was secured by the East Quabbin Land Trust of Hardwick as a preservation area.
While there are few details of McArthur's route from Farringdon Heights to Malcolm's Mills, they must have passed through Mohawk (Mount Pleasant) because homes in the hamlet and Perrin's grist mill on Mount Pleasant Creek were burned.
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