or gold beat·ing



the art or process of beating out gold into gold leaf.

Origin of goldbeating

First recorded in 1755–65; gold + beating
Related formsgold·beat·er, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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the act, process, or skill of hammering sheets of gold into gold leaf
Derived Formsgold-beater, noun
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