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- verb idiomatic, intransitive, of a productive activity Coming to a
standstill, or ceasing to be productiveor make progress, due to an obstacle.
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- verb be unable to move further
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From windmills, where when the wind stops blowing the grinding of wheat into flour would stop.
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