To mill chocolate
Mill Mill (m[i^]l), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Milled} (m[i^]ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {Milling}.] [See {Mill}, n., and cf. {Muller}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To reduce to fine particles, or to small pieces, in a mill; to grind; to comminute. [1913 Webster]

2. To shape, finish, or transform by passing through a machine; specifically, to shape or dress, as metal, by means of a rotary cutter. [1913 Webster]

3. To make a raised border around the edges of, or to cut fine grooves or indentations across the edges of, as of a coin, or a screw head; also, to stamp in a coining press; to coin. [1913 Webster]

4. To pass through a fulling mill; to full, as cloth. [1913 Webster]

5. To beat with the fists. [Cant] --Thackeray. [1913 Webster]

6. To roll into bars, as steel. [1913 Webster]

{To mill chocolate}, to make it frothy, as by churning. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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