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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “gilt”

gilt

noun [U] (SURFACE)
表面
    /ɡɪlt/
when a very thin layer of gold , silver or a similar substance , is used to cover the surface of something
鍍金;鍍銀;鍍金材料;鍍銀材料
a silver gilt crucifix
鍍銀耶穌受難像
gilt lettering
燙金字
Coverings and layers
(Definition of gilt noun (SURFACE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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