Definition of spelter in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈspɛltə


[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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