Definition of Waxes

1. Noun. (plural of wax) ¹



2. Verb. (third-person singular of wax) ¹

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Definition of Waxes

1. wax [v] - See also: wax

Medical Definition of Waxes

1. A plastic substance deposited by insects or obtained from plants. Waxes are esters of various fatty acids with higher, usually monohydric alcohols. The wax of pharmacy is principally yellow wax (beeswax), the material of which honeycomb is made. It consists chiefly of cerotic acid and myricin and is used in making ointments, cerates, etc. (12 Dec 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Waxes

waxberries
waxberry
waxbill
waxbills
waxbird
waxbirds
waxcap
waxcaps
waxcloth
waxcloths
waxed
waxed end
waxen
waxer
waxers
waxes (current term)
waxeth
waxflower
waxflowers
waxier
waxiest
waxily
waxiness
waxinesses
waxing
waxing moon
waxing moons
waxings
waxless
waxlike

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