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Waxen

waxen
1. Made of wax. The female bee, that . . . Builds her waxen cells.
2. Covered with wax; waxed; as, a waxen tablet.
3. Resembling wax; waxy; hence, soft; yielding. ”Men have marble, women waxen, minds.
(Science: zoology)” (Shak) Waxen chatterer, the bohemian chatterer.


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