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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Goldsmith \Gold"smith'\, noun [AS. goldsmi?. See {Gold}., and {Smith}.]

1. An artisan who manufactures vessels and ornaments, etc., of gold.

2. A banker. [Obs.]

Note: The goldsmiths of London formerly received money on deposit because they were prepared to keep it safely.

{Goldsmith beetle} (Zool.), a large, bright yellow, American beetle ({Cotalpa lanigera}), of the family {Scarab[ae]id[ae]}

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:



1: an artisan who makes jewelry and other objects out of gold [syn: {goldsmith}, {goldworker}, {gold-worker}]

2: Irish writer of novels and poetry and plays and essays (1728-1774) [syn: {Goldsmith}, {Oliver Goldsmith}]

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