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Karat

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Noun

1. carat, karat, kt

the unit of measurement for the proportion of gold in an alloy; 18-karat gold is 75% gold; 24-karat gold is pure gold

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Karat

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noun
US and Canadian
a measure of the proportion of gold in an alloy, expressed as the number of parts of gold in 24 parts of the alloy
. Also spelt (in Britain and certain other countries): carat

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Karat

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noun
one 24th part: a measure of the relative amount of pure gold combined with an alloy

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Karat

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n. Abbr. k or kt.
A unit of measure for the fineness of gold, equal to 1/24 part. Pure gold is 24 karat; gold that is 50 percent pure is 12 karat.

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