hallmark definition

  • noun:
    • A mark showing high quality or superiority.
    • A mark used in England to stamp gold and silver articles that satisfy established requirements of purity.
    • A conspicuous function or characteristic: "The feeling of guilt is the characteristic of civilized humanityā€¯ ( Theodor Reik).
    • A distinguishing attribute.
    • An official marking created by a reliable celebration, generally an assay office, on items made of precious metals.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To stamp (gold-and-silver articles) with a mark suggesting purity.
  • verb:
    • to give or stamp with a hallmark

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