ceroplastic

[seer-uh-plas-tik]

adjective

pertaining to modeling in wax.
modeled in wax.

Origin of ceroplastic

From the Greek word kēroplastikós, dating back to 1795–1805. See cero-, plastic
Related formsce·ro·plas·tics, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for ceroplastic

ceroplastic

adjective

relating to wax modelling
modelled in wax
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