Definition of gold thread in English:

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gold thread

noun

[mass noun]
A plant of the buttercup family, which yields a yellow dye and is used in herbal medicine as a treatment for mouth ulcers. It grows in North America and NE Asia.
  • Coptis trifolia, family Ranunculaceae
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