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gold foil

n.
Gold rolled or beaten into sheets somewhat thicker than gold leaf.
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gold foil

n
(Metallurgy) thin gold sheet that is thicker than gold leaf
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gold′ foil′


n.
sheets of gold slightly thicker than gold leaf.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gold foil - foil made of goldgold foil - foil made of gold      
foil - a piece of thin and flexible sheet metal; "the photographic film was wrapped in foil"
gold leaf - a very thin form of gold foil
atomic number 79, Au, gold - a soft yellow malleable ductile (trivalent and univalent) metallic element; occurs mainly as nuggets in rocks and alluvial deposits; does not react with most chemicals but is attacked by chlorine and aqua regia
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