Definition of Gristmills

1. Noun. (plural of gristmill) ¹



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Definition of Gristmills

1. gristmill [n] - See also: gristmill

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gristmills

grist
grist for the mill
grist mill
grist mills
grist to the mill
grister
gristers
gristle
gristles
gristlier
gristliest
gristliness
gristlinesses
gristly
gristmill
gristmills (current term)
grists
grisy
grit
grit one's teeth
grith
griths
gritrock
grits
gritstone
gritstones
gritted
gritter
gritters
grittest

Literary usage of Gristmills

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1. The American State Reports: Containing the Cases of General Value and by Abraham Clark Freeman (1904)
"... to condemn lands for the erection of dams to supply water power for gristmills, and also to condemn lands to be overflowed for the erection of such ..."

2. South Eastern Reporter by West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, West Publishing Company, South Carolina Supreme Court (1903)
"... condemnation of lands for water gristmills alone, and been extended so as to Include not only water gristmills, but other purposes useful to the public, ..."

3. Household Manufactures in the United States, 1640-1860: A Study in by Rolla Milton Tryon (1917)
"The southern back-country and the trans-Alleghany settlements were supplied with both gristmills and sawmills early in their history, the former usually ..."

4. Rose's Notes on the United States Supreme Court Reports (2 Dallas to 241 by Walter Malins Rose, Charles Lawrence Thompson, United States Supreme Court (1918)
"116, 15 NW 693, holding, under Nebraska law, State may aid water gristmills; Guernsey v. Burlington, 4 Dill. 375, Fed. Cas. 5855, holding fact that such ..."

5. Gazetteer of the State of New York: Embracing a Comprehensive View of the by Frank Place (1860)
"There are 18 sawmills, several gristmills, and 2 tanneries in town. ... E. part, contains 1 church, 2 inns, a store, 2 sawmills, and 2 gristmills. ..."

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