fire gilding definition

  • noun:
    • a mode of gilding with an amalgam of silver and quicksilver, the latter steel being driven down afterwards by temperature.
    • a mode of gilding with an amalgam of gold and quicksilver, the second material becoming driven off afterwards by temperature.
    • a mode of gilding with an amalgam of silver and quicksilver, the latter metal being driven off afterwards by heat.
    • a mode of gilding with an amalgam of gold and quicksilver, the latter material becoming driven off afterwards by temperature.
    • a mode of gilding with an amalgam of gold and quicksilver, the latter metal being driven down afterward by temperature.
    • a mode of gilding with an amalgam of silver and quicksilver, the latter steel being driven off afterward by heat.
    • a mode of gilding with an amalgam of gold and quicksilver, the second metal becoming driven off afterward by temperature.
    • a mode of gilding with an amalgam of silver and quicksilver, the latter metal becoming driven off later by heat.
    • a mode of gilding with an amalgam of gold and quicksilver, the latter metal being driven down afterwards by temperature.

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