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water mill Syllabification: wa·ter mill
Pronunciation: /ˈwôtərˌmil/ /ˈwä-/

Definition of water mill in English:


A mill worked by a waterwheel.
Example sentences
  • Today some 350 watermills and windmills take part in the open weekend.
  • Wichamstow is just one of the more than 3,000 estates in Anglo-Saxon England with a watermill (many of these estates have more than one mill).
  • Ana and Nick restored the watermill at Little Salkeld in 1975, and have been milling the finest organic and biodynamic British grains ever since.
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