blooming mill

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noun Metalworking.

a mill for rolling ingots into blooms.

Nearby words

  1. bloomery,
  2. bloomfield,
  3. bloomfield, leonard,
  4. bloomfieldian,
  5. blooming,
  6. blooming oil,
  7. bloomingdale,
  8. bloomingly,
  9. bloomington,
  10. bloomsburg

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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