blote

Blote

Blote\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Bloted; p. pr. & vb. n. Bloting.] [Cf. Sw. bl["o]t-fisk soaked fish, fr. bl["o]ta to soak. See 1st Bloat.] To cure, as herrings, by salting and smoking them; to bloat. [Obs.]
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