noun, (in England)
the gilded rod carried on state occasions by certain members of the royal household.
the bearer of it.
noun (sometimes not capitals)
a gilt rod carried by the colonel of the Life Guards or the captain of the gentlemen-at-arms
the bearer of this rod
[gohld-stohn] /ˈgoʊldˌstoʊn/ noun 1. . /ˈɡəʊldˌstəʊn/ noun 1. another name for aventurine (sense 2), aventurine (sense 3)
noun 1. administration of gold salts as a treatment for disease, especially rheumatoid arthritis.
- Goldtail moth
/ˈɡəʊldˌteɪl/ noun 1. a European moth, Euproctis chrysorrhoea (or similis), having white wings and a soft white furry body with a yellow tail tuft: its hairy caterpillars are known as palmer worms: family Lymantriidae Also called yellowtail, yellowtail moth
[gohld-thred] /ˈgoʊldˌθrɛd/ noun 1. a white-flowered plant, Coptis trifolia, of the buttercup family, having a slender, yellow root that is sometimes used as a tonic. /ˈɡəʊldˌθrɛd/ noun 1. a North American woodland ranunculaceous plant, Coptis trifolia (or C. groenlandica), with slender yellow roots 2. the root of this plant, which yields a medicinal tonic and […]