Shoder Sho"der, n. A package of gold beater's skins in which gold is subjected to the second process of beating. [1913 Webster]

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  • shoder — sho·der …   English syllables

  • shoder — ˈshōdə(r) noun ( s) Etymology: modification of French chauderet, chaudret, alteration of chaucheret, from obsolete chaucher to press, from Latin calcare to tread on, trample, press, from calc , calx heel more at calk : a package of goldbeater s… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Goldbeating — is the process of hammering gold into an extremely thin unbroken sheet for use in gilding. History 5,000 years ago, Egyptian artisans recognized the extraordinary durability and malleability of gold and became the first goldbeaters and gilders.… …   Wikipedia

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