lumbermill


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lum•ber•mill

(ˈlʌm bərˌmɪl)

n.
a mill for dressing logs and lumber.
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Noun1.lumbermill - a mill for dressing logs and lumber
factory, manufactory, manufacturing plant, mill - a plant consisting of one or more buildings with facilities for manufacturing
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Wright began overseeing the Aral lumbermill in the early 1880s and served as its manager until his arrest in 1889.
The "two" are his stepdaughter, Fiona, and Cookie, who is really Phil, the Baudelaires' acquaintance from the Lucky Smells Lumbermill.
The lumbermill metaphor suggests that even with astute knowledge engineers equipped with state-of-the-art tools for extracting knowledge (from domain experts), a firm with an expert system analogous to a lumbermill might fail to achieve a sustainable competitive advantage if that knowledge can be easily (or rapidly) copied by knowledge engineers of rival firms.
On 3 August, woodworkers (again, non-Jews) demanded a 50 percent wage increase from the predominantly Jewish Society of Lumbermill Owners.