from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a metallic powder, used with size or in combination with painting, to give the appearance of bronze, gold, or other metal, to any surface.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A pigment made by reducing leaves of Dutch metal, or some similar alloy, to powder.


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