gold plate
  • The depositing of a layer of gold onto another surface, via electrolysis. Such a deposit may be thin or thick, and may be used, for instance, to provide coatings which are protective, decorative, or which have any given electrical properties. Such a layer may be added to electrical contacts, for instance, to improve their reliability and resistance to corrosion.
  • The layer of gold deposited in gold plate (1).

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