minimill

noun
mini·​mill | \ ˈmi-nē-ˌmil How to pronounce minimill (audio) \

Definition of minimill

: a relatively small-scale steel mill that uses scrap metal as starting material

First Known Use of minimill

1969, in the meaning defined above

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“Minimill.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/minimill. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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