from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

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

from The Century Dictionary.

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

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

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

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

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

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

  • noun a mill for dressing logs and lumber
  • noun a large sawing machine


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