from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A machine used for making hollow drain-pipes or tiles.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
The pug-mill and tile-machine, as well as the clay pit and the washing-mill, should be at one end of the shed, and the kiln at the other, so that, even in rainy weather, the work may proceed without interruption.
Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.