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spelter Line breaks: spel|ter
Pronunciation: /ˈspɛltə/

Definition of spelter in English:


[mass noun]
1Commercial crude smelted zinc.
1.1A solder or other alloy in which zinc is the main constituent.


Mid 17th century: compare with Old French espeautre, Middle Dutch speauter; related to pewter.

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