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water mill

noun
1.
a mill with machinery driven by water.
Origin
late Middle English
1375-1425
1375-1425; late Middle English
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  • One common take on this machine is a wheel or water mill that uses changes in weight to continually rotate.
  • First, there was a water mill grinding corn and cleaning rice.
British Dictionary definitions for water mill

water mill

noun
1.
a mill operated by a water wheel
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