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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Some types of small fish. Also: To melt in order to separate metals.

Usage examples (38)
  • The smelt left the ocean and traveled up the rivers to spawn.
  • Orange and black super smelt is the one of choice.
  • I have caught pike thru the ice using dressed smelt from the grocery store because they were oily and had "fragrance".
  • The king stag smelt her over, beginning at her feet. for more
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