mosaic gold


noun


Nearby words

  1. mos,
  2. mos.,
  3. mosaic,
  4. mosaic disease,
  5. mosaic glass,
  6. mosaic inheritance,
  7. mosaic law,
  8. mosaic map,
  9. mosaic vision,
  10. mosaic wart

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

noun

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