Meaning of “millstone” in the English Dictionary

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"millstone" in British English

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millstonenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈmɪl.stəʊn/ us /ˈmɪl.stoʊn/

(Definition of “millstone” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"millstone" in American English

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millstonenoun [ C ]

us /ˈmɪlˌstoʊn/

one of a pair of large, circular, flat stones used, esp. in the past, to crush grain into flour

(Definition of “millstone” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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