rolling mill

noun

Definition of rolling mill

: an establishment where metal is rolled into plates and bars

Examples of rolling mill in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Braidy Industries wants to build an aluminum rolling mill in eastern Kentucky, but has hit some snags along the way. Morgan Watkins, The Courier-Journal, "Braidy Industries CEO Craig Bouchard stepping down as head of company," 30 Jan. 2020 Braidy Industries wants to build an aluminum rolling mill in eastern Kentucky, but has hit some snags along the way. Morgan Watkins, The Courier-Journal, "Braidy Industries CEO Craig Bouchard stepping down as head of company," 30 Jan. 2020 Braidy Industries wants to build an aluminum rolling mill in eastern Kentucky, but has hit some snags along the way. Morgan Watkins, The Courier-Journal, "Braidy Industries CEO Craig Bouchard stepping down as head of company," 30 Jan. 2020 Braidy Industries wants to build an aluminum rolling mill in eastern Kentucky, but has hit some snags along the way. Morgan Watkins, The Courier-Journal, "Braidy Industries CEO Craig Bouchard stepping down as head of company," 30 Jan. 2020 Braidy Industries wants to build an aluminum rolling mill in eastern Kentucky, but has hit some snags along the way. Morgan Watkins, The Courier-Journal, "Kentucky plans to fight judge's order to release records on Braidy industries investors," 13 Nov. 2019 And Hilderhoff said the tariffs could affect Braidy and other rolling mills. Morgan Watkins, The Courier-Journal, "Braidy Industries targets growth market by making aluminum for cars and planes," 18 Mar. 2018 At the factory, a skilled team of chocolate makers handcrafts every bar, whether that means loading winnowed, sorting beans, operating the roll mill, pouring by hand, or topping by hand. Jennifer Billock, Smithsonian, "A Quest to Find America’s Best Craft Chocolate Makers," 31 Jan. 2017 These distortions have contributed to capacity cutbacks and closures up and down the aluminum value chain—from primary smelters to rolling mills. WSJ, "Aluminum Market: Holding China to Account," 12 Dec. 2017

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First Known Use of rolling mill

1697, in the meaning defined above

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“Rolling mill.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rolling%20mill. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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