- a mill for grinding grain into flour.
Origin of flour mill
First recorded in 1800–10
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Examples from the Web for flour mill
The construction of the flour-mill demanded a greater expenditure of labour.
The flour-mill was--as has been stated--ready by the end of September.
And you never longed to be back in the office at the flour-mill?The Gold Trail
The sieve is moved by machinery, like the bolt of a flour-mill.Popular Technology; Volume 2
Jane and the other children had great fun in the flour-mill, too.The Child's Book of American Biography
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