milaire

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n part of a mill , the pivot on which the upper millstone turns: one of the eight parts of a mill: milaire .i. heiri in muil 'the burden of the shaft' Studies on Early Ireland 14 gl. 10. See also Antiquity xviii 139 n. 36 .