Definition of stamp mill in English:

stamp mill

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A mill for crushing ore.
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  • One tour winds its way to a stamp mill (the Standard Consolidated Mill); the other, called the Historic Mining District Tour, ends up on a ridge near a mine shaft (now closed for safety reasons).
  • Ely and Raymond became partners and raised funds to build a stamp mill at Hiko Springs to process ores from their claims.
  • The early extraction process involved placing the rock in a stamp mill, which acted like a large hammer, breaking up the rock.

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