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Overview of noun smelt

The noun smelt has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. smelt

(small cold-water silvery fish; migrate between salt and fresh water)

2. smelt

(small trout-like silvery marine or freshwater food fishes of cold northern waters)

Overview of noun smell

The noun smell has 5 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (8) smell, odor, odour, olfactory sensation, olfactory perception

(the sensation that results when olfactory receptors in the nose are stimulated by particular chemicals in gaseous form; "she loved the smell of roses")

2. (5) olfactory property, smell, aroma, odor, odour, scent

(any property detected by the olfactory system)

3. (1) spirit, tone, feel, feeling, flavor, flavour, look, smell

(the general atmosphere of a place or situation and the effect that it has on people; "the feel of the city excited him"; "a clergyman improved the tone of the meeting"; "it had the smell of treason")

4. smell, sense of smell, olfaction, olfactory modality

(the faculty that enables us to distinguish scents)

5. smell, smelling

(the act of perceiving the odor of something)

Overview of verb smelt

The verb smelt has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. smelt

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