stone-ground

adjective
\ ˈstōn-ˈgrau̇nd How to pronounce stone-ground (audio) \

Definition of stone-ground

: ground with millstones stone-ground flour

First Known Use of stone-ground

1905, in the meaning defined above

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“Stone-ground.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stone-ground. Accessed 5 Aug. 2021.

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stone-ground

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of stone-ground

: ground by being crushed between two large stones (called millstones)

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