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 […]
- Gold time
noun phrase Double overtime pay: When TV crews work past midnight on Friday and Saturday, they are normally paid gold time (1990s+)