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Definition of “windmill” - Learner’s Dictionary

windmill

noun [C]     /ˈwɪndmɪl/
a building with long parts at the top that turn in the wind, used for producing power or crushing grainBuildings in generalShops, markets and auctionsRestaurants and cafesGenerating and pumping devices
Translations of “windmill”
in Korean 풍차…
in Arabic طاحونة هَواء…
in Portuguese moinho de vento…
in Catalan molí de vent…
in Japanese 風車(小屋)…
in Italian mulino a vento…
in Chinese (Traditional) 風車房, 風力磨坊, 風車…
in Russian ветряная мельница…
in Turkish yel değirmeni…
in Chinese (Simplified) 风车房, 风力磨坊, 风车…
in Polish wiatrak, młyn…
(Definition of windmill from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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