milling milling  /ˈmɪ lɪŋ/


  • (n) corrugated edge of a coin


  1. It required expensive nitrogen fertilization and often broke during milling.
  2. Born in Greece in 1909, he studied law at the University of Athens before entering a small family flour-milling company that imported grain from Argentina.
  3. Because the game is rated M for Mature, there were a few eager teens milling around in the parking lot, trying to bribe cool adults to get them a copy.


  1. Charleston streets scheduled for milling Wednesday

    CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- West Virginia Paving will be milling the following streets between 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday: Abbey Drive, from Nottingham Road to end Paula Road, from Belfast Road to end Meadows Road, from Timberview Drive to end Timberv...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Charleston Gazette

  2. CimatronE Live Milling with Mitsubishi at Feimafe, Brazil

    GIVAT SHMUEL, Israel – Cimatron Limited [ ] (NASDAQ: CIMT) today announced that its integrated CAD/CAM software, CimatronE, will be powering the Mitsubishi Machine Tools' live milling demonstration at the Feimafe trade show in Sao Paulo, Brazil, June 3-8, 2013. "Cimatron is investing more than ever before in the Brazilian manufacturing field, assisting local mold ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  3. Milling work continues on Washington Road in Mt. Lebanon

    PennDOT is doing milling and paving work on Washington Road in Mt. Lebanon this weekend from Connor/Gilkeson to Alfred Street.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette


  1. "They did a tremendous job of pulling it off," Maddon said. "Everybody was milling around the hotel lobby, which is a magnificent lobby, waiting patiently for their keys. The bags were already here. They did a great job of getting the bags...
    on Oct 28, 2008 By: Joe Maddon Source: Washington Post

  2. Asked the same question, Rumsfeld replied, "Of course. Quds force, the Revolutionary Guard, doesn't go milling around willy-nilly, one would think."
    on Mar 7, 2006 By: Donald Rumsfeld Source: USA Today

  3. "What we are adding here is compactors, pavers and milling equipment, which makes us a full-range provider," the Volvo chief executive, Leif Johansson, said during a news conference in Stockholm. "We are now in a clear No. 3 position."
    on Feb 27, 2007 By: Leif Johansson Source: International Herald Tribune

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