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(especially of jewelry) consisting of a base metal covered in a thin layer of gold.
- ‘The hunting case pocket watch by Elgin is a 14 karat, gold-filled, lever set, inscribed on the front: ‘April / 7th / 1895.’’
- ‘14-karat gold-filled earrings and necklace spice up any outfit.’
- ‘The blade features 24k gold-filled engravings of Hoyt.’
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