schmelz

noun
variants: or schmelze \ ˈshmelts \
plural schmelzes\ -​tsə̇z \

Definition of schmelz

: any of various decorative glasses especially : a glass colored red with metallic salts and used to flash white glass

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History and Etymology for schmelz

German schmelz enamel, from Old High German smelzi; akin to Old High German smelzan to melt

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“Schmelz.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/schmelz. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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