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English definition of “gold-plated”

gold-plated

adjective uk   /ˌɡəʊldˈpleɪ.tɪd/ us    /ˌɡoʊldˈpleɪ.t̬ɪd/
covered with a very thin layer of gold: gold-plated earringsMetals and metalworkingChemical elements
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