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Gold

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Definition

gold (medal): (a medal made from) an expensive yellow precious metal
noun
Our team would have won the gold medal this year: we came first!

golden: made of the most precious yellow metal; yellow; great
adjective
a golden opportunity a great, an excellent opportunity
golden hair fair, pale, blond hair

the golden age (of Hollywood): the best historic period (of Hollywood)
idiom
Pronunciation examples
UK: Don't point your gold finger at me Mr Goldfinger.
US: The streets in America are paved in gold and concrete.

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