A windmill is a mill that converts the energy of wind into rotational energy by
means of vanes called sails or blades. Centuries ago, windmills usually were
windmill apparatus that harnesses wind power for a variety of uses, e.g., pumping
water, grinding corn, driving small sawmills, and driving...
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a structure that has parts which are turned around by the wind and that is used to
produce power, pump water, etc. Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's ...
The first windmills were developed to automate the tasks of grain-grinding and
water-pumping and the earliest-known design is the vertical axis system ...
Device for tapping the energy of the wind by means of sails mounted on a
rotating shaft. The sails are mounted at an angle or are given a slight twist so that
Features water pumping windmill and related machinery with exhibits on wind
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Jan 28, 2007 ... In the middle of nowhere in the Southern California desert are thousands of
windmills providing electricity to surrounding cities.
American Windmills is dedicated to the preservation and restoration of the Old
Farm Style Water Pumping Windmill and Hand Pump systems. Lots of good ...
Increasingly popular as alternative sources of energy, wind turbine generators
are a type of windmill that produces electricity by harnessing the wind.