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English definition of “gold-plated”

gold-plated

adjective     /ˌɡəʊldˈpleɪ.tɪd/ US  /ˌɡoʊldˈpleɪ.t̬ɪd/
covered with a very thin layer of gold : gold-plated earrings Metals and metalworkingChemical elements
(Definition of gold-plated adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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