- An apparatus that attaches to a cow's or goat's teats and by vacuum draws the milk into a holding tank.
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milking machine — noun machine consisting of a suction apparatus for milking cows mechanically • Hypernyms: ↑machine * * * noun : a mechanical suction apparatus for milking cows * * * an electric machine for milking cows. Also called milker. [1890 95] * * *… … Useful english dictionary
milking machine — UK [ˈmɪlkɪŋ məˌʃiːn] / US [ˈmɪlkɪŋ məˌʃɪn] noun [countable] Word forms milking machine : singular milking machine plural milking machines a machine that farmers use for taking milk from cows … English dictionary
milking machine — milking ma.chine n a machine used for taking milk from cows … Dictionary of contemporary English
milking machine — machine which automatically milks lactating animals … English contemporary dictionary
milking machine — an electric machine for milking cows. Also called milker. [1890 95] * * * … Universalium
milking machine — /ˈmɪlkɪŋ məʃin/ (say milking muhsheen) noun an apparatus for milking cows … Australian English dictionary
milking machine — milk|ing ma|chine [ mılkıŋ mə,ʃin ] noun count a machine that farmers use for taking milk from cows … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
milking machine — noun (C) a machine used for taking milk from cows … Longman dictionary of contemporary English
milking machine — Anna Baldwin … Inventors, Inventions
Milking pipeline — A milking pipeline or milk pipeline is a component of a dairy farm animal milking operation, which is used to transfer milk from the animals to a cooling and storage bulk tank. Contents 1 Setup 2 Transfer from pipeline to bulk tank 3 Pipeline… … Wikipedia