Mill may refer to:
- Mill (grinding), an equipment for the grinding or pulverizing of grain and other raw materials using millstones
- Milling machine, metalworking machine that operates by rotating a cutting bit while the workpiece is moved against the cutter on an XY table.
- Mill (computing)
- Arithmetic logic unit, used in the context of Charles Babbage's Analytical engine, a 19th century concept of a computer
- an early term for the central processing unit of a digital computer, especially in early British machines; the term is still occasionally used to refer to the CPU resources consumed by a program
- Mill (currency), a denomination used by some currencies, the equivalent of a tenth of a cent or penny, or a thousandth of the currency unit
- Diploma mill or degree mill, an organization which awards academic degrees and diplomas with very little or no academic study and without recognition by official accrediting bodies
- Nine Men's Morris, a traditional board game; the term "mill" may also mean "three (playing pieces) in a row" within the game
- Windmill (breakdance move) or mill, a power move in breakdancing
- The Mill (post-production), a visual effects company
- a manual typewriter
- the standard author abbreviation Mill. that may be used to indicate botanist Philip Miller's work when citing a botanical name
- a slang term for any internal combustion engine used on a hot rod, or other sort of customised personal vehicle.
- Millage, a property tax
- Wet mill, a device that steeps a substance in water to remove specific compounds
- Cutting mill, a device commonly used in laboratories for the preliminary size reduction of materials
- Certain kinds of factories, such as steel mill, sugar mill, and cotton mill
People named Mill:
- Andy Mill (born 1953), a skier
- Frank Mill (born 1958), a German football player (World Cup winner, Summer Olympics bronze medalist)
- Harriet Taylor Mill (1807–1858), a philosopher and women's rights advocate
- James Mill (1773–1836), a Scottish historian, economist and philosopher
- John Mill (theologian) (c. 1645–1707), an English theologian and author of Novum Testamentum Graecum
- John Stuart Mill (1806–1873), an influential classical liberal thinker and philosopher of the 19th century, son of James Mill
Mill in geography:
- Mill, Netherlands, a Dutch village
- Mill en Sint Hubert, a Dutch municipality
MILL may refer to:
- Major Indoor Lacrosse League, the American indoor lacrosse league, rebranded in 1997 as the National Lacrosse League
Other articles related to "mill, mills":
... Wellesbourne Watermill is a fine historic flour mill near Wellesbourne, Warwickshire, England, rebuilt in 1834 on a domesday site ... The mill office door carries a date 1785 which formerly belonged to a post mill which stood in the adjacent field ... The mill house is considerably older than the present mill building ...
... The village was an industrious community in the past with a woolen mill, saw mill, lime kiln, feed mill, two blacksmith shops, shoemaker and several stores ...
... Mount Pleasant Mill worked by wind until 1933 and by a diesel single cylinder Crossley engine until 1973 ... It is the only windmill in the area beside Heapham Mill with original and unrestored equipment and machinery of the 1920s and 1930s ... A refinement to the mill is the elevator to replace the old sack hoist which worked off the underside of the wallower by a friction ring, and the elevator to feed the ...
... industries gradually came to Coplay the Cement Mill, the Silk Mill, the Cigar Factory and Knitting Mill ... Then, in the early 1900s, the Cement Mills attracted immigrants from Austria, Hungary, Czechoslovakia, Poland, and the Ukraine ...
... river's few remaining fords is at The Mill Walk, near Hawkesley Mill Lane ... century by the Worcester Canal Company after mill owners claimed that water was being taken from the river to fill the canal and reducing the working effectiveness of their ... Birmingham, during which it passes through the Pebble Mill area and Cannon Hill Park ...
Famous quotes containing the word mill:
“I was thinking what an interesting concept it is to eliminate the writer from the artistic process. If we can just get rid of these actors and directors, maybe we got something here.”
—Michael Tolkin, U.S. screenwriter, and Robert Altman. Griffin Mill (Tim Robbins)
“The despotism of custom is everywhere the standing hindrance to human advancement.”
—John Stuart Mill (18061873)
“The general tendency of things throughout the world is to render mediocrity the ascendant power among mankind.”
—John Stuart Mill (18061873)