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gold record


Simple Definition of gold record

  • : an award that is given to a singer or musical group for selling a lot of recordings

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of gold record

  1. :  a gold phonograph record awarded to a singer or group whose single record or album has sold at least 500,000 copies

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