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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One that manufactures or sells salt.
  • n. One that treats meat, fish, or other foods with salt.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One who makes, sells, or applies salt.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who makes, sells, or applies salt; one who salts meat or fish.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who makes, sells, or deals in salt.
  • n. A drysalter. The incorporated salters, or drysalters, of London form one of the city livery companies.
  • n. One who salts meat or fish.
  • n. A trout about leaving salt water to ascend a stream.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. someone who uses salt to preserve meat or fish or other foods
  • n. someone who makes or deals in salt

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