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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In bookbinding, decorated in gold, as distinguished from decorated by blind stamping, or stamping in ink.


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  • After the speeches, 10 county and school officials in hard hats, gold-finished shovels in hand, hunched over a strip of earth and turned it over.

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