millwheel
millwheel millwheel n. a waterwheel that is used to drive machinery in a mill. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • millwheel — UK [ˈmɪlˌwiːl] / US [ˈmɪlˌwɪl] noun [countable] Word forms millwheel : singular millwheel plural millwheels a large wheel that is turned by water and supplies the power to operate the machines in a mill where flour is made …   English dictionary

  • millwheel — noun water wheel that is used to drive machinery in a mill (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑mill wheel • Hypernyms: ↑waterwheel, ↑water wheel • Part Holonyms: ↑water mill …   Useful english dictionary

  • millwheel — mill wheel n. A wheel, typically driven by water, that powers a mill. * * * …   Universalium

  • millwheel — noun A water wheel used to power a mill …   Wiktionary

  • millwheel — mill|wheel [ˈmılwi:l] n especially BrE a large wheel that is turned by water flowing past it to provide power to the machinery in a ↑watermill …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • millwheel — n. wheel pushed by water that is used to propel a mill …   English contemporary dictionary

  • millwheel — noun (C) especially BrE a large wheel that is turned by water flowing past it to provide power to the machinery in a mill 1 (1) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • millwheel — /ˈmɪlwil/ (say milweel) noun a wheel, especially a waterwheel, to drive a mill …   Australian English dictionary

  • millrace — n. a channel from a millpond to a millwheel, to provide the water current that turns the millwheel. Syn: millrun. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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