smelters

smelter

[smel-ter]
noun
1.
a person or thing that smelts.
2.
a person who owns or works in a place where ores are smelted.
3.
a place where ores are smelted.

Origin:
1425–75; late Middle English; see smelt1, -er1

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smelter (ˈsmɛltə)
 
n
1.  a person engaged in smelting
2.  Also called: smeltery an industrial plant in which smelting is carried out

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