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sterling

adjective
 
 
/ˈstɜːlɪŋ/
used to describe a metal, especially silver, that has a particular high level of purity (= measure of how pure it is): Offers include a 124-piece set of sterling silver cutlery at €4,495.
of a very high standard: The lowest rates and best deals go to customers with sterling credit. There have been sterling performances by some hedge fund managers.
Translations of “sterling”
in Vietnamese có chân giá trị…
in Spanish admirable…
in Thai (บุคคล) น่าชมเชย…
in Malaysian mulia…
in French de confiance…
in German gediegen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 金屬, (貴金屬,尤指銀)標準純度的…
in Indonesian mulia…
in Chinese (Simplified) 金属, (贵金属,尤指银)标准纯度的…
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