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aurify

[awr-uh-fahy] /ˈɔr əˌfaɪ/
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
1645-1655
1645-55; auri-1 + -fy
Related forms
aurific
[aw-rif-ik] /ɔˈrɪf ɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
aurification, noun
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