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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A plant where timber is sawed into boards.
  • n. A large machine for sawing lumber.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A machine, building or company used for cutting (milling) lumber.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A mill for sawing, especially one for sawing timber or lumber.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A mill, driven by water or steam, for sawing timber into boards, planks, etc., suitable for building and other purposes.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a mill for dressing logs and lumber
  • n. a large sawing machine

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