a built in a stream to furnish a head of water for turning a .
a dam built in a stream to raise the water level sufficiently for it to turn a millwheel
[mil-uh-suh nt] /ˈmɪl ə sənt/ noun 1. a female given name.
[mild] /mɪld/ verb 1. simple past tense and past participle of 1 . adjective 2. (of a coin) struck by a or press and usually finished with transverse ribs or grooves: milled dimes and quarters. 3. ground or hulled in a : milled wheat. 4. pressed flat by rolling: milled board. 5. Obsolete. (of metal) […]
[mil-ij-vil] /ˈmɪl ɪdʒˌvɪl/ noun 1. a city in central Georgia: state capital 1807–68.
[meel-fœ-yuh] /milˈfœ yə/ noun, plural mille-feuilles [meel-fœ-yuh] /milˈfœ yə/ (Show IPA). French Cookery. 1. (def 1). /milfœj/ noun 1. (Brit) a small iced cake made of puff pastry filled with jam and cream US name napoleon