milling


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mill·ing

 (mĭl′ĭng)
n.
1. The act or process of grinding, especially grinding grain into flour or meal.
2. The operation of cutting, shaping, finishing, or working products manufactured in a mill.
3. The ridges cut on the edges of coins.

milling

(ˈmɪlɪŋ)
n
1. (Mechanical Engineering) the act or process of grinding, cutting, pressing, or crushing in a mill
2. the vertical grooves or fluting on the edge of a coin, etc
3. (Agriculture) (in W North America) a method of halting a stampede of cattle by turning the leaders in a wide arc until the herd turns in upon itself in a tightening spiral
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.milling - corrugated edge of a coinmilling - corrugated edge of a coin    
edge - a sharp side formed by the intersection of two surfaces of an object; "he rounded the edges of the box"
Translations

milling

[ˈmɪlɪŋ]
A. N
1. (= grinding) → molienda f
2. (on coin) → cordoncillo m
B. CPD milling machine Nfresadora f

milling

[ˈmɪlɪŋ] adj the milling crowdla folla in movimento
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If there is a market to keep these workers going during the recent downturn in the milling industry, we would like to take advantage of it, where it makes sense.
The conical design of the rotor and stator combine with special abrasive coatings to exceed the wet milling and grinding capabilities of typical colloid mills, according to the company.
Department of Energy Ames Laboratory, located at Iowa State University, has been exploring one possible avenue toward replacing solvents in some applications: mechanochemistry, or the chemical conversion of solids through mechanical processes (usually milling or grinding) rather than by using solvents.
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