Dilling vs Milling - What's the difference?

dilling | milling |


As verbs the difference between dilling and milling

is that dilling is while milling is .

As nouns the difference between dilling and milling

is that dilling is (obsolete) a darling; a favourite while milling is the series of notches around the edge of a coin, placed there during minting so that it can be told if some of the metal from the edge is removed removing metal from a coin was common practice during earlier times when coins made of precious metals circulated.

dilling

English

Verb

(head)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • (obsolete) A darling; a favourite.
  • Whilst the birds billing, / Each one with his dilling . — Drayton.
    (Webster 1913)

    milling

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The series of notches around the edge of a coin, placed there during minting so that it can be told if some of the metal from the edge is removed. Removing metal from a coin was common practice during earlier times when coins made of precious metals circulated.
  • A grinding process using a mill
  • Verb

    (head)