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Goldsmith vs. Gold

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Goldsmithnoun

A person who makes, repairs or sells things out of gold, especially jewelry.

Goldnoun

(uncountable) A heavy yellow elemental metal of great value, with atomic number 79 and symbol Au.

Goldsmithnoun

(obsolete) A banker (because the goldsmiths of London used to receive money on deposit, being equipped to keep it safely).

Goldnoun

A coin or coinage made of this material, or supposedly so.

Goldsmithnoun

An artisan who manufactures vessels and ornaments, etc., of gold.

Goldnoun

(countable) A bright yellow colour, resembling the metal gold.

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Goldsmithnoun

A banker.

Goldnoun

(countable) The bullseye of an archery target.

Goldsmithnoun

an artisan who makes jewelry and other objects out of gold

Goldnoun

(countable) A gold medal.

‘France has won three golds and five silvers.’;

Goldsmithnoun

Irish writer of novels and poetry and plays and essays (1728-1774)

Goldnoun

(figuratively) Anything or anyone that is very valuable.

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Goldsmith

A goldsmith is a metalworker who specializes in working with gold and other precious metals. Nowadays they mainly specialize in jewelry-making but historically, goldsmiths have also made silverware, platters, goblets, decorative and serviceable utensils, and ceremonial or religious items.

Goldnoun

A grill jewellery worn on front teeth made of gold.

Goldnoun

Miscellaneous unit of currency in fantasy genre.

Goldadjective

Made of gold.

Goldadjective

Having the colour of gold.

Goldadjective

(of commercial services) Premium, superior.

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Goldadjective

In a finished state, ready for manufacturing.

Goldverb

To pyrolyze or burn food until the color begins to change to a light brown, but not as dark as browning

Goldadverb

of or referring to a gold version of something

Goldnoun

An old English name of some yellow flower, - the marigold (Calendula), according to Dr. Prior, but in Chaucer perhaps the turnsole.

Goldnoun

A metallic element of atomic number 79, constituting the most precious metal used as a common commercial medium of exchange. It has a characteristic yellow color, is one of the heaviest substances known (specific gravity 19.32), is soft, and very malleable and ductile. It is quite unalterable by heat (melting point 1064.4° C), moisture, and most corrosive agents, and therefore well suited for its use in coin and jewelry. Symbol Au (Aurum). Atomic weight 196.97.

Goldnoun

Money; riches; wealth.

‘For me, the gold of France did not seduce.’;

Goldnoun

A yellow color, like that of the metal; as, a flower tipped with gold.

Goldnoun

Figuratively, something precious or pure; as, hearts of gold.

Goldnoun

coins made of gold

Goldnoun

a deep yellow color;

‘an amber light illuminated the room’; ‘he admired the gold of her hair’;

Goldnoun

a soft yellow malleable ductile (trivalent and univalent) metallic element; occurs mainly as nuggets in rocks and alluvial deposits; does not react with most chemicals but is attacked by chlorine and aqua regia

Goldnoun

great wealth;

‘Whilst that for which all virtue now is sold, and almost every vice--almighty gold’;

Goldnoun

something likened to the metal in brightness or preciousness or superiority etc.;

‘the child was as good as gold’; ‘she has a heart of gold’;

Goldadjective

made from or covered with gold;

‘gold coins’; ‘the gold dome of the Capitol’; ‘the golden calf’; ‘gilded icons’;

Goldadjective

having the deep slightly brownish color of gold;

‘long aureate (or golden) hair’; ‘a gold carpet’;

Goldnoun

a yellow precious metal, the chemical element of atomic number 79, used especially in jewellery and decoration and to guarantee the value of currencies.

‘gold earrings’;

Goldnoun

an alloy of gold

‘9-carat gold’;

Goldnoun

a deep lustrous yellow or yellow-brown colour

‘her eyes were light green and flecked with gold’;

Goldnoun

coins or other articles made of gold

‘her ankles and wrists were glinting with gold’;

Goldnoun

money in large sums; wealth

‘he proved to be a rabid seeker for gold and power’;

Goldnoun

something considered to be precious, beautiful, or of the most superior quality

‘they scout continents in search of the new green gold’;

Goldnoun

short for gold medal

‘she claimed she was robbed of a gold’;

Goldnoun

the bullseye of an archery target.

Gold

Gold is a chemical element with the symbol Au (from Latin: aurum) and atomic number 79, making it one of the higher atomic number elements that occur naturally. In a pure form, it is a bright, slightly reddish yellow, dense, soft, malleable, and ductile metal.

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