Meaning of “smelt” in the English Dictionary

"smelt" in British English

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smeltverb

uk /smelt/ us /smelt/ UK

past simple and past participle of smell

smeltverb [ T ]

uk /smelt/ us /smelt/
smelting
noun [ U ] uk /ˈsmel.tɪŋ/ us /ˈsmel.tɪŋ/

(Definition of “smelt” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"smelt" in American English

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smeltverb [ T ]

us /smelt/

to obtain a metal from rock by heating it to a very high temperature

(Definition of “smelt” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)