Definition of mill-rind in English:

mill-rind

noun

  • 1The iron fitting supporting the upper millstone of a corn-mill, and carrying the eye which rests on the end of the mill-spindle.

  • 2Heraldry. A conventional representation of a mill-rind.

Origin

Late 15th century; earliest use found in Binns Papers. From mill + rind.

Pronunciation

mill-rind

/ˈmɪlrʌɪnd/