Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A mill for grinding or bruising bones, used in the preparation of fertilizers, bone-black, etc.

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Examples

  • Between you and myself, dear reader, I wouldn't give a sou-markee for all the old bones gathered up during the last eighteen centuries, unless to start a bone-mill and sell the dust at a remunerative profit.

    The Land of Thor

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