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water mill

n.
A mill with machinery that is driven by water.

water mill

n
1. (General Engineering) a mill operated by a water wheel

wa′ter mill`


n.
a mill with machinery driven by water.
[1375–1425]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.water mill - a mill powered by a water wheelwater mill - a mill powered by a water wheel  
milling machinery, grinder, mill - machinery that processes materials by grinding or crushing
mill wheel, millwheel - water wheel that is used to drive machinery in a mill
water wheel, waterwheel - a wheel that rotates by direct action of water; a simple turbine
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water mill

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This latest appointment marks further growth for The Bigger Boat, which moved into its offices - in a converted water mill - in late 2016.
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This works the famous woollen mill, |where visitors can see how water power was used in the woollen industry Gwenddar Water Mill in Henryd Craig y Felin mill, Llangefni, standing on a rocky outcrop above the town.
aS the English and Scottish armies limbered up for the momentous Battle of Flodden just over 500 years ago, the local water mill almost certainly provided both with the flour for the last meals of many of the combatants.
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The attack comes not long after site bosses finished removing graffiti from the water mill's wheel following a previous attack, and has been condemned by the dene's guardians.