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hammer mill

noun, Mining.
1.
a mill for breaking up ore or crushing coal.
Origin
1600-1610
1600-10
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  • The installation of one new hammer mill and a new load out facility.
  • The coarse material goes through a hammer mill to be reduced in size and is subsequently recycled back into the system.
  • The hammer mill is used to break up the large debris and knock the seed loose from the stem.

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