Definition of sealing wax in English:

sealing wax

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noun

[mass noun]
  • A mixture of shellac and rosin with turpentine and pigment, softened by heating and used to make seals.
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    • Turning it over, she found it'd been sealed with some old-fashioned sealing wax and embossed with an N.
    • Scrap wood, darning needles, string and sealing wax held his flimsy contraption together.
    • Moyes rose (R. moyesii) has hips that look like shiny, red 11/2-inch-long, bottle-shaped sticks of sealing wax.

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