Definition of pelterer in US English:

pelterer

noun

rare, historical
  • A person who deals in or works with animal skins or hides.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Francis Robinson (1809–1882). Apparently from peltry + -er, after e.g. fruiterer, fripperer.

Pronunciation

pelterer

/ˈpɛlt(ə)rə/