Handmill definition

A mill for grinding grain, pepper, coffee, etc. worked by hand as distinguished from those driven by steam, water, or other power; a quern.
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Noun

Singular:
handmill
Plural:
handmills

Origin of handmill

  • From hand +‎ mill. Compare Dutch handmolen (“handmill”), German Handmühle (“handmill”), Danish håndmølle (“handmill”).

    From Wiktionary