a former name for gold disc
a musical recording that has sold extremely well, over 500,000 copies for an album or over 1 million copies for a single; the gold plaque that is awarded for this achievement
Bing Crosby had many gold records.
noun 1. the stock of gold held by a government or central bank to back its promissory notes or currency or to settle its international debts. noun 1. the gold reserved by a central bank to support domestic credit expansion, to cover balance of payments deficits, and to protect currency
noun 1. a large-scale and hasty movement of people to a region where gold has been discovered, as to California in 1849. noun 1. a large-scale migration of people to a territory where gold has been found
[gohldz-bur-oh, -buhr-oh] /ˈgoʊldzˌbɜr oʊ, -ˌbʌr oʊ/ noun 1. a city in E North Carolina.
/ˈɡəʊldˌʃmɪt/ noun 1. Richard Benedikt. 1878–1958, US geneticist, born in Germany. He advanced the theory that heredity is determined by the chemical configuration of the chromosome molecule rather than by the qualities of the individual genes