Definition of salter in English:

salter

noun

historical
  • 1A person dealing in or employed in the production of salt.

    1. 1.1 A person whose work involved the preservation of meat or fish in salt.
      • ‘They read a passage that refers to a Dulcinea from Toboso as being the best salter of pork in all of La Mancha!’
    2. 1.2
      another term for dry-salter

Origin

Old English sealtere (see salt, -er).

Pronunciation:

salter

/ˈsɔːltə/