from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Fine powder; flour.
- n. Smitham.
- n. Zest, energy; pluck.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The powder or finest part of ground malt; also, powder, of whatever kind.
- n. Sagacity; quickness of apprehension; gumption; spirit; mettle.
- n. Ore small enough to pass through the wire bottom of the sieve ; in coal-mining, fine slack ; also, a layer of clay or shale between two beds of coal
Old English smeodoma. (Wiktionary)