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Definition: To see into a millstone
One of two circular stones used for grinding grain or other
substance in a mill.
No man shall take the nether or the upper millstone to
pledge. --Deut. xxiv.
Note: The cellular siliceous rock called buhrstone is usually
employed for millstones; also, some kinds of lava, as
that Niedermendig, or other firm rock with rough
texture. The surface of a millstone has usually a
series of radial grooves in which the powdered material
(Geol.), a hard and coarse, gritty
sandstone, dividing the Carboniferous from the
Subcarboniferous strata. See Farewell rock
, a., and Chart of Geology
To see into a millstone
or To see through a millstone
see into or through a difficult matter. (Colloq.)