moulin

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French moulin, from Late Latin molinum (mill).

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moulin (plural moulins)

  1. (geology) A cylindrical, vertical shaft that extends through a glacier and is carved by meltwater from the glacier’s surface.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French molin < Late Latin molīnum < Latin molō.

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Noun[edit]

moulin m (plural moulins)

  1. mill; windmill
  2. (geology) moulin

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Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old French molin, from Vulgar Latin

Noun[edit]

moulin m (plural moulins)

  1. mill