Definition of smut mill in English:

smut mill


  • A machine for removing smut from cereal grain.

    • ‘Brother Brigham does not grind any in his mill, without first passing it through the smut machine; so we have got to pass through the smut mill, before we are fit to be thrown into the hopper to be ground.’
    • ‘WATER MILL FOR SALE - I have for sale a No.1 Flouring Mill, two set of burrs and smut mill attached one mile south of Emporia, on the Cottonwood River.’
    • ‘Castle Acre Newton Road postmill had a 2 storey roundhouse and 2 pairs of sails that drove 2 pairs of 4ft French burr stones, a flour mill, jumper and a smut mill.’