mosaic gold


noun

Origin of mosaic gold

First recorded in 1720–30; so called because used in mosaic work
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British Dictionary definitions for mosaic gold

mosaic gold

/ (məˈzeɪɪk) /

noun

stannic sulphide, esp when suspended in lacquer for use in gilding surfaces

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