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English definition of “millpond”

millpond

noun [C] uk   /ˈmɪl.pɒnd/ us    /-pɑːnd/
a pool of water that provides the power to make the wheel of a mill turn: The sea that day was like a millpond (= very calm and not moving).Inland watersFactories
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