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steel mill

noun
1.
a steelworks.
Origin of steel mill
1640-1650
First recorded in 1640-50
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  • Steel came out of the steel mill at one end while ore came in at the other.

    The Cosmic Computer Henry Beam Piper
  • Took me out of the steel mill and taught me the things I needed most to know.

    The Galloping Ghost Roy J. Snell
  • Railroads seem to run through a steel mill from cellar to attic.

    Steel Charles Rumford Walker
  • Time which his mates employed in recreation he had used in the steel mill.

    The Harris-Ingram Experiment Charles E. Bolton
  • First he went to the steel mill and the harvester works, and found that his places there had been filled long ago.

    The Jungle Upton Sinclair
  • Marsden afterwards sent Duaterra a steel mill to grind his wheat, which he received with no little joy.

    John Rutherford, the White Chief

    George Lillie Craik
  • There was a steel mill a mile from the construction site; it was almost fully robotic.

    The Cosmic Computer Henry Beam Piper
  • Under the most favorable conditions the steel mill, as a well-known steel maker said once, is far from being a drawing room.

    United States Steel Arundel Cotter

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