an ornamental tree, Koelreuteria paniculata, of the soapberry family, native to China and adjacent areas, having pinnate leaves, large clusters of fragrant yellow flowers, and inflated pods containing black seeds used as beads.
- Golden raisin
noun a small, light-colored, seedless raisin that is more tart than ordinary raisins Examples She made golden raisin fried rice. Usage Note cooking
- Golden ratio
noun 1. the ratio of two lengths, equal in value to (1 + √5)/2, and given by b/a = (b + a)/b; it is the reciprocal of the golden section and also equal to (1 + golden section) Φ Compare golden section noun the value (1 + sqrt(5)) / 2, which is approximately 1.6180339887, the […]
noun 1. one of an English breed of retrievers having a thick, flat or wavy, golden coat. noun 1. a compact large breed of dog having a silky coat of flat or wavy hair of a gold or dark-cream colour, well-feathered on the legs and tail noun phrase A successful motion-picture executive: A golden retriever […]
[gohl-duh n-rod] /ˈgoʊl dənˌrɒd/ noun 1. any composite plant of the genus Solidago, most species of which bear numerous small, yellow flower heads. 2. a strong to vivid yellow. adjective 3. of the color goldenrod. /ˌɡəʊldənˈrɒd/ noun 1. any plant of the genus Solidago, of North America, Europe, and Asia, having spikes made up of […]