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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.
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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
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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"
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Translations

milling

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

[ˈmɪlɪŋ] adj the milling crowdla folla in movimento
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When milling rubber compounds, due to the rubber's mainly higher viscosity (compared to many silicones), it was necessary for the rubber to remain in place between the material guides.
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