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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of, relating to, derived from, or containing gold, especially with valence 3.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to trivalent gold.
  • adj. Of, or pertaining to the ear; aural
  • adj. Pertaining to an aura.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to gold.
  • adj. Pertaining to, or derived from, gold; -- said of those compounds of gold in which this element has its higher valence

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to gold.
  • Of or pertaining to the aura; aural. See aura.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of or relating to or containing or derived from gold

Etymologies

From Latin aurum, gold.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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