Definition of 'cotton mill'
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My grandmother worked in one of the cotton mills. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It became one of the world's largest cotton mill complexes. A Guide to Britain's Conservation Heritage (1991)If it worked in the noise and whirling dust of a cotton mill, why not elsewhere? DEVASTATING EDEN: The Search for Utopia in America (2004)His longest stay was in a small church in the cotton mill section in Nashville. Christianity Today (2000)For example, genetic engineering can be regarded as manufacturing just as much as cotton mills. After Thatcher (1989)Not that long ago they turned in a 12-hour day at the cotton mill or did useful things such as clean chimneys. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Many cotton mills in Lancashire were forced to close and people in the area were asked not to take baths or use washing machines. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The last cotton mill in Radcliffe closed in 1980 and the town is in need of regeneration. The Sun (2009)
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