aurify

aurify

[awr-uh-fahy]
verb (used with object), aurified, aurifying.
1.
to cause to appear golden; gild: Dawn came, and sunlight aurified the lead-gray ocean.
2.
to transmute into gold.

Origin:
1645–55; auri-1 + -fy

aurific [aw-rif-ik] , adjective
aurification, noun
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aurify

verb
1. transform into gold 
2. turn golden 
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