a former U.S. paper currency issued by the federal government for circulation from 1865 to 1933, equal to and redeemable for gold to a stated value.
noun (in the US)
a currency note issued exclusively to the Federal Reserve Banks by the US Treasury. It forms a claim on gold reserves deposited by the Federal Reserve Banks at the Treasury and is used to transfer interbank balances within the Federal Reserve System
Also called gold note. (formerly) a banknote issued by the US Treasury to the public and redeemable in gold
noun 1. a yellow to red, water-soluble compound, AuCl 3 , used chiefly in photography, gilding ceramic ware and glass, and in the manufacture of purple of Cassius.
noun 1. a former British territory in W Africa; now a part of Ghana. 2. a wealthy residential area along a shore, as in Florida between Miami and Palm Beach or in Chicago along the shore of Lake Michigan. noun 1. the former name (until 1957) of Ghana 2. a line of resort towns and […]
[gohld-krest] /ˈgoʊldˌkrɛst/ noun 1. a Eurasian kinglet, Regulus regulus, having a bright yellow patch on the top of the head. /ˈɡəʊldˌkrɛst/ noun 1. a small Old World warbler, Regulus regulus, having a greenish plumage and a bright yellow-and-black crown
[gohld-kuhp] /ˈgoʊldˌkʌp/ noun 1. a Mexican climbing shrub, Solandra guttata, of the nightshade family, having cup-shaped yellow flowers marked with purple.