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gold leaf

noun

Simple Definition of gold leaf

  • : a very thin sheet of gold used especially to decorate a surface

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of gold leaf

  1. :  an extremely thin sheet of gold that is used especially for gilding

Examples of gold leaf in a sentence

  1. a frame covered with gold leaf



Circa 1741

First Known Use of gold leaf

circa 1741


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