saltfat

noun salt·fat
variants: less commonly

saltfoot

\-ˌfu̇t\

Definition of saltfat

archaic Scottish

  1. :  saltcellar

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Origin and Etymology of saltfat

saltfat from Middle English, from Old English sealtfæt, from sealt salt + fæt vat, vessel, jar; saltfoot alteration of saltfat — more at salt, vat


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