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gold plate

[¦gōld ′plāt]
(metallurgy)
Gold which has been electroplated on a material in a thin layer of controlled thickness; used on electric contacts for corrosion resistance and solderability and on jewelry and oraments.
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On the rear, it blazes with a deep Barca blue crossed by two red stripes, as well as an 18K gold-plated FC Barcelona club seal.
The high crime rate is one of the important factors behind the popularity of gold-plated jewellery.
A recent newspaper report has claimed that Hatay Governor Ercan Topaca replaced toilets at the Governor's Office with ones with gold-plated seats as part of a renovation project done when he was the governor of Kocaeli.
The highly-anticipated gold-plated version is also creating a stir, despite the cheapest option costing just over $2,800.
SPiN Dubai will be the sexiest and swankiest Ping-Pong lounge and nightclub in the world; complete with a gold-plated Ping-Pong table.
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Scarborough says it was almost impossible to value such a rare object, which is described by the sales room as having a gold-plated repousse scroll knop handle, carved mother of pearl band and gold plated repousse scroll band inscribed 'presented to Fred Archer'.
The Latvian auto manufacturer at the Top Marques Show 2012 in Monaco unveiled the original gold-plated sports vehicle last month.
THE last company in the FTSE 100 Index to offer gold-plated pensions to new recruits has called time on the perk, it emerged today.
The A-coded connectors are available with 4, 5, 8, and 12 gold-plated contacts.
* SIR - Professor Patrick Minford ("Unions united in vote for strikes", Nov 17) repeats the tired old lie about public sector pensions being "gold-plated".