Definition of Tidemills

1. tidemill [n] - See also: tidemill



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tidemills

tide rip
tide rips
tide table
tide waiter
tide wheel
tided
tideland
tidelands
tideless
tidelessness
tidelike
tideline
tidemark
tidemarks
tidemill
tidemills (current term)
tideover
tidepool
tidepools
tiderip
tiderips
tides
tidesman
tidesmen
tidewaiter
tidewaiters
tidewater
tidewater river
tidewater stream
tidewaters

Literary usage of Tidemills

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. History of Manufactures in the United States by Victor Selden Clark (1916)
"... it was difficult to get a water-head and windmills were not resorted to, tidemills were constructed, as at Boston and on the north shore of Long Island. ..."

2. Popular Lectures and Addresses by William Thomson Kelvin (1894)
"... or electric engines, or water-wheels, or windmills, or tidemills, or any other conceivable kind of engine, proves to us that the most perfectly designed ..."

3. Biographical Sketches of Graduates of Harvard University, in Cambridge by John Langdon Sibley, Clifford Kenyon Shipton, Conrad Edick Wright, Edward William Hanson (1873)
"... which, wth part of the tidemills and other the appurtenances, is men- coned in a deed between hir & Georg Stirke, hir sonne, ..."

4. The Memorial History of Boston: Including Suffolk County, Massachusetts by Justin Winsor, Clarence F.. Jewett (1880)
"6 Four years later another windmill was erected ; " and subsequently other windmills were built on the various hills in the town,8 and tidemills were also ..."

5. Electric Power Transmission: A Practical Treatise for Practical Men by Louis Bell (1906)
"Here and there, both here and abroad, are small tidemills, feebly suggesting the enormous store of tidal power as yet unutilized. ..."

6. Electric Power Transmission: A Practical Treatise for Practical Men by Louis Bell (1897)
"Hereand there both here and abroad are small tidemills, feebly suggesting the enormous store of tidal power as yet unutilized. The intermittent character of ..."

7. Electric Power Transmission: A Practical Treatise for Practical Men by Louis Bell (1906)
"Here and there, both here and abroad, are small tidemills, feebly suggesting the enormous store of tidal power as yet unutilized. ..."

8. Walks in the Black Country and Its Green Border-land by Elihu Burritt (1868)
"What would the flat lands of tidemills and windmills have been without it ? Several minds of vivid speculation have essayed to give some ..."

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