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millstream

[mil-streem] /ˈmɪlˌstrim/
noun
1.
the stream in a millrace.
2.
Origin
1805-1815
1805-15; mill1 + stream
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millstream

/ˈmɪlˌstriːm/
noun
1.
a stream of water used to turn a millwheel
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Word Origin and History for millstream
n.

Old English mylestream; see mill (n.1) + stream (n.).

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