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Synonyms for windmill

a mill that is powered by the wind

generator that extracts usable energy from winds

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Windmill lost their keeper through injury but his replacement, Daniel Magennis, who kept goal when under-9 and under-10, proved a capable deputy.
It was then that the French settlers decided to adopt a technological marvel from their home country--the windmill.
While growing up on the South Dakota prairie, Terry Rodman regularly rode his pony to the top of a hill 2 miles away to check on a windmill in a nearby valley.
Following the completion of conservation work, Parks Canada and the Friends of Windmill Point recently celebrated the reopening of the Windmill Point Lighthouse, located at the Battle of the Windmill National Historic Site, with a plaque presentation to highlight its status as a heritage lighthouse.
IF YOU want to get fit and don't fancy a regular trip to the gym, then living in this landmark Flintshire windmill called Groes Onnen might be the answer.
HOUSE hunters have the chance to live in their very own windmill.
Stockton Council is installing a brand new timber play tower at Windmill Park, close to Ingleby Mill Primary School.
The Aeromotor Windmill Company began in Chicago in 1888 and remains the only manufacturer of water-pumping machines: Still Turning covers the company's history from its early roots to modern times, also providing a survey of the American windmill.
SAILS at a historic Midland windmill are set to turn again for the first time in 70 years.
THE sails are set to turn on an historic Warwickshire windmill for the first time in nearly 70 years.
The Bogdanci windmill park, whose trial period has not yet finished, has so far generated nearly one-third of its projected annual output.
Often referred to as "the Windmill Capital of the World," Batavia was home to six local windmill makers from 1863 to 1951, including U.
Like Bidston, Wavertree Windmill was a prominent landmark but is long gone.
Icons of the rural landscape, windmill towers and functional wind-powered pumps still dot the byways of rural America.
com)-- For the first time in 30 years, management has changed at the popular Windmill Inn of Roseburg.