blooming mill


noun Metalworking.

a mill for rolling ingots into blooms.
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Examples from the Web for blooming mill

  • Fifty yards from the base was the blooming-mill, where the metal was being rolled into great oblong shapes called "blooms."

    Steel|Charles Rumford Walker
  • I walked the four hundred yards to the open-hearth, and noticed clearly for the first time the yard of the blooming-mill.

    Steel|Charles Rumford Walker
  • Trainloads of them pass daily out of the pit to the blooming-mill, to catch their first transformation.

    Steel|Charles Rumford Walker