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steel mill

  1. a steelworks.
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Origin of steel mill

First recorded in 1640–50
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Historical Examples of steel mill

  • The steel-mill is, indeed, the most colossal combination of Steam and Steel.

    Steam Steel and Electricity

    James W. Steele

  • "From our village it looked like a light over a great American steel-mill city," said a missionary to me.

  • One steel-mill superintendent received official notice to hire no man over thirty-five and keep no man over forty-five.

    The Old World in the New

    Edward Alsworth Ross

  • They have been replaced since then by the steel-mill, and then by the Davy lamp, and other safety lamps of various kinds.

    Michael Faraday

    Walter Jerrold