Sentence Examples

  • Mules, sheep and cattle' are bred, and beeswax is produced in large quantities.
  • For beeswax London is one of the chief marts of the world.
  • Moulds for reproducing plates or art-work are often taken in plaster, beeswax mixed with Venice turpentine, fusible metal, or guttapercha, and the surface being rendered conductive by powdered black-lead, copper is deposited upon it evenly throughout.
  • The animal waxes are widely distributed amongst the insects, the most important being beeswax, which is collected in almost all parts of the world.
  • Vegetable wax, which is an excellent substitute for beeswax, is a product of the carnahuha palm (Copernicia cerifera), and is an important export from Ceara.