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strip mill Line breaks: strip mill

Definition of strip mill in English:


A mill in which steel slabs are rolled into strips.
Example sentences
  • British Steel had closed its Ravenscraig strip mill.
  • The installation of a hot strip mill in 1962 made it the most modern steel plant in Britain.
  • She recalls writing a purple paragraph at primary school about the beauty of a sky lit up at night by the flames of the strip mill.

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