millable

[mil-uh-buhl]
adjective
capable of being milled: millable wheat.

Origin:
1900–05; mill1 + -able

millability, noun
remillable, adjective
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mill1 (mɪl)
 
n
1.  a building in which grain is crushed and ground to make flour
2.  a factory, esp one which processes raw materials: a steel mill
3.  any of various processing or manufacturing machines, esp one that grinds, presses, or rolls
4.  coffee mill See also pepper mill any of various small hand mills used for grinding pepper, salt, or coffee for domestic purposes
5.  a hard roller for impressing a design, esp in a textile-printing machine or in a machine for printing banknotes
6.  a system, institution, etc, that influences people or things in the manner of a factory: going through the educational mill
7.  an unpleasant experience; ordeal (esp in the phrases goorbe put through the mill)
8.  a fist fight
9.  run of the mill ordinary or routine
 
vb
10.  (tr) to grind, press, or pulverize in or as if in a mill
11.  (tr) to process or produce in or with a mill
12.  to cut or roll (metal) with or as if with a milling machine
13.  (tr) to groove or flute the edge of (a coin)
14.  (intr; often foll by about or around) to move about in a confused manner
15.  rare (usually tr) to beat (chocolate, etc)
16.  archaic, slang to fight, esp with the fists
 
[Old English mylen from Late Latin molīna a mill, from Latin mola mill, millstone, from molere to grind]
 
'millable1
 
adj

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Harvested sugarcane samples were topped in the field, and millable fresh stalk weight was recorded.
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