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gilt-edged


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gilt-edge  \Gilt"-edge`\,  Gilt-edged  \Gilt"-edged`\,  a. 
  1.  Having  a  gilt  edge;  as  gilt-edged  paper. 
 
  2.  Of  the  best  quality;  --  said  of  negotiable  paper,  etc 
  [Slang,  U.  S.] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  gilt-edged 
  adj  1:  of  the  highest  quality  or  value;  "gilt-edged  securities"; 
  "gilt-edged  credentials" 
  2:  having  gilded  edges  as  the  pages  of  a  book 




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