2011년 9월 22일 목요일

Dic: gold standard (not in an economic sense)

2. A model of excellence; a paragon:

  • "Several generations of the laser have been widely available in Europe; the FDA approved the one now considered the gold standard" (Daniel Goleman).
2. the supreme example of something against which others are judged or measured.
  • the current gold standard for breast cancer detection

... The American Heritage, Collins English

댓글 쓰기