noun smelt·er \ˈsmel-tər\

: a machine used for smelting metal

Full Definition of SMELTER

:  one that smelts:
a :  a worker who smelts ore
b :  an owner or operator of a smeltery
c or smelt·ery \-t(ə-)rē\ :  an establishment for smelting

First Known Use of SMELTER

15th century


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