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- work, as objects or figures, made of wax
- a human figure made of wax
- wax museum
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- The art of modeling in wax.
- A figure made of wax, especially a life-size wax effigy of a famous person.
- waxworks (used with a sing. or pl. verb) An exhibition of wax figures in a museum.