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 for Spelt
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Spell \Spell\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Spelledor Spelt; p. pr. &
     vb. n. Spelling.] [OE. spellen, spellien, tell, relate, AS.
     spellian, fr. spell a saying, tale; akin to MHG. spellen to
     relate, Goth. spill?n.e Spell a tale. In sense 4 and those
     following, OE. spellen, perhaps originally a different word,
     and from or influenced by spell a splinter, from the use of a
     piece of wood to point to the letters in schools: cf. D.
     spellen to spell. Cf. Spell splinter.]
     1. To tell; to relate; to teach. [Obs.]
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              Might I that legend find,
              By fairies spelt in mystic rhymes.    --T. Warton.
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     2. To put under the influence of a spell; to affect by a
        spell; to bewitch; to fascinate; to charm. "Spelled with
        words of power." --Dryden.
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              He was much spelled with Eleanor Talbot. --Sir G.
                                                    Buck.
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     3. To constitute; to measure. [Obs.]
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              The Saxon heptarchy, when seven kings put together
              did spell but one in effect.          --Fuller.
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     4. To tell or name in their proper order letters of, as a
        word; to write or print in order the letters of, esp. the
        proper letters; to form, as words, by correct orthography.
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              The word "satire" ought to be spelled with i, and
              not with y.                           --Dryden.
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     5. To discover by characters or marks; to read with
        difficulty; -- usually with out; as, to spell out the
        sense of an author; to spell out a verse in the Bible.
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              To spell out a God in the works of creation.
                                                    --South.
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              To sit spelling and observing divine justice upon
              every accident.                       --Milton.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Spelt \Spelt\,
     imp. & p. p. of Spell. Spelled.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Spelt \Spelt\, n. [AS. spelt, fr. L. spelta.] (Bot.)
     A species of grain ({Triticum Spelta) much cultivated for
     food in Germany and Switzerland; -- called also German
     wheat.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Spelt \Spelt\, n. [See Spalt.] (Metal.)
     Spelter. [Colloq.]
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Spelt \Spelt\, v. t. & i. [See Spell a splinter.]
     To split; to break; to spalt. [Obs.] --Mortimer.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  spelt
      n 1: hardy wheat grown mostly in Europe for livestock feed [syn:
           spelt, Triticum spelta, Triticum aestivum spelta]

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