AskDefine | Define milling

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milling n : corrugated edge of a coin

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  1. The notches around the edge of a coin, placed there during minting so that it can be told if some of the metal from the edge is removed. Removing metal from a coin was common practice during earlier times when coins made of precious metals circulated.


  1. present participle of mill


Present participle of mill

Extensive Definition

Milling may refer to:
  • Grinding grain and other materials in a mill
  • Cutting and shaping materials into products with milling machines
Also refers to British Army boxing sessions used in training and PT.Paras milling

See also

milling in Russian: Фрезерование

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