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Meaning of GOLDEN

Pronunciation:  'gowldun

Matching Terms:  golden age, golden algae, golden aster, golden barrel cactus, golden boy, golden brown algae, golden buttons, golden calf, golden calla, golden chain, golden chinkapin, golden clematis, golden club, golden crown beard, golden crownbeard, golden cup, golden delicious, golden eagle, golden everlasting, golden fairy lantern, golden fern, golden fig, golden fleece, golden gate, golden gate bridge, golden glow, golden gram, golden groundsel, golden hamster, golden handshake, golden heather, golden honey plant, golden horde, golden ironweed, golden larch, golden maidenhair, golden marguerite, golden mean, golden mole, golden oak mushroom, golden oldie, golden oriole, golden parachute, golden pea, golden pheasant, golden pholiota, golden plover, golden polypody, golden pothos, golden potto, golden ragwort, golden rain, golden retriever, golden rule, golden saxifrage, golden seal, golden section, golden shiner, golden shower tree, golden spleen, golden star, golden stars, golden state, golden syrup, golden thistle, golden thread, golden trumpet, golden warbler, golden wattle, golden wedding anniversary, golden willow, golden wonder millet, golden yarrow, golden-beard penstemon, goldenbush, golden-crested kinglet, goldeneye, golden-eye, golden-eyed fly, goldenrod, golden-rod, goldenseal

Computing Dictionary

[Probabaly from folklore's "golden egg"] When used to describe a magnetic medium (e.g. "golden disk", "golden tape"), describes one containing a tested, up-to-spec, ready-to-ship software version. Compare platinum-iridium.

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