millrind

noun
variants: or millrynd \ ˈ⸗ˌ⸗ \

Definition of millrind

1 : an iron support fixed across the hole in the upper millstone of a grist mill
2 heraldry : a conventional or stylized representation of the millrind of a millstone: such as
a or millrind cross : cross moline
b : a rectangle, square, or lozenge, voided or pierced, with two projections angling or curving out from the upper side and two from the lower side

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“Millrind.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/millrind. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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