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 for Aureate
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Aureate \Au"re*ate\, a. [L. aureatus, fr. aureus golden, fr.
     aurum gold.]
     Golden; gilded. --Skelton.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: elaborately or excessively ornamented; "flamboyant
             handwriting"; "the senator's florid speech" [syn:
             aureate, florid, flamboyant]
      2: having the deep slightly brownish color of gold; "long
         aureate (or golden) hair"; "a gold carpet" [syn: aureate,
         gilded, gilt, gold, golden]

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