platinum record
noun Date: 1978 a platinum phonograph record awarded to a singer or group whose album has sold at least one million copies — compare gold record

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  • platinum — ☆ platinum [plat′ n əm] n. [ModL < Sp platina, dim. of plata, silver < Prov, metal plate, silver bar, silver < VL * plattus, flat: see PLATE] a silver colored, malleable, ductile, metallic chemical element that is highly resistant to… …   English World dictionary

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