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Wax

Spanish
English


encerada
ADJ
ADJ

wax-colored
ADJ
US

encerado
ADJ
wax-coloured
ADJ
UK



cerera
NF
wax dealer
N


wax chandler
N

cerero
NM
wax dealer
N

cerero
NM
wax myrtle
N

wax match
N

cerilla
NF
wax taper
N




to wax
V







thick wax candle
N

N


waxen
ADJ

waxen
ADJ

cerosa
ADJ
ADJ

waxen
ADJ

ceroso
ADJ
waxy
ADJ


de cera
ADJ
waxen
ADJ

encerada
ADJ
waxy
ADJ

encerado
ADJ
waxy
ADJ

waxy
ADJ

waxy
ADJ

encerado
NM
waxing
N

waxing
N

figura de cera
NF

museo de figuras de cera
NM
waxwork
N



encerador
NM
floor waxing machine
N

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English Definitions

wax
N
any of various substances of either mineral origin or plant or animal origin; they are solid at normal temperatures and insoluble in water
wax
V
cover with wax
wax
V
go up or advance
wax
V
increase in phase
wax bean
N
a common bean plant grown for its edible golden pod
wax bean
N
snap beans with yellow pods
N
hybrid fibrous-rooted begonia having broad-ovate green to bronze-red leaves and small clusters of white or pink or red flowers; widely used as a bedding plant
wax crayon
N
writing implement consisting of a colored stick of composition wax used for writing and drawing
wax figure
N
an effigy (usually of a famous person) made of wax
wax insect
N
any of various insects that secrete a waxy substance
wax light
N
stick of wax with a wick in the middle
wax mallow
N
any of various plants of the genus Malvaviscus having brilliant bell-shaped drooping flowers like incompletely opened hibiscus flowers
wax moth
N
moth whose larvae live in and feed on bee honeycombs
wax myrtle
N
any shrub or small tree of the genus Myrica with aromatic foliage and small wax-coated berries
wax palm
N
South American palm yielding a wax similar to carnauba wax
wax palm
N
Brazilian fan palm having an edible root; source of a useful leaf fiber and a brittle yellowish wax
wax palm
N
palm of the Andes yielding a resinous wax which is mixed with tallow to make candles
wax paper
N
paper that has been waterproofed by treatment with wax or paraffin
wax plant
N
succulent climber of southern Asia with umbels of pink and white star-shaped flowers
wax-chandler
N
one who deals in wax candles
wax-myrtle family
N
constituting the order Myricales
N
deciduous shrub of western North America having spikes of pink flowers followed by round white berries
waxberry
N
deciduous aromatic shrub of eastern North America with grey-green wax-coated berries
treated with wax
waxen
made of or covered with wax
waxen
having the paleness of wax
N
twining woody vine of Madagascar having thick dark waxy evergreen leaves and clusters of large fragrant waxy white flowers along the stems; widely cultivated in warm regions
waxflower
N
epiphytic clusia of British Guiana
waxflower
N
small waxy white or pinkish-white saprophytic woodland plant having scalelike leaves and a nodding flower; turns black with age
N
the quality of being made of wax or covered with wax
waxing
N
the application of wax to a surface
waxing
N
a gradual increase in magnitude or extent
waxing
(of the moon) pertaining to the period during which the visible surface of the moon increases
having the paleness of wax
N
any of various plants of the genus Malvaviscus having brilliant bell-shaped drooping flowers like incompletely opened hibiscus flowers
waxwing
N
brown velvety-plumaged songbirds of the northern hemisphere having crested heads and red waxy wing tips
waxwork
N
twining shrub of North America having yellow capsules enclosing scarlet seeds
waxwork
N
an effigy (usually of a famous person) made of wax
waxy
made of or covered with wax
waxy
easily impressed or influenced
waxy
capable of being bent or flexed or twisted without breaking
waxy
having the paleness of wax
N
any fungus of the family Hygrophoraceae having gills that are more or less waxy in appearance
English Definitions from WordNet 3.0
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