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pepper mill

noun
1.
a small hand-held device for storing and grinding peppercorns.
Origin of pepper mill
1855-1860
1855-60
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  • We dined pleasantly—two good courses, 59that was all; a dinner without pretence, where we served ourselves with the pepper-mill.

    Ten Tales Franois Coppe
British Dictionary definitions for pepper-mill

pepper mill

noun
1.
a small hand mill used to grind peppercorns
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