ceroplastic

[ seer-uh-plas-tik ]
/ ˌsɪər əˈplæs tɪk /

adjective

pertaining to modeling in wax.
modeled in wax.

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Origin of ceroplastic

From the Greek word kēroplastikós, dating back to 1795–1805. See cero-, plastic

OTHER WORDS FROM ceroplastic

ce·ro·plas·tics, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for ceroplastic

ceroplastic
/ (ˌsɪərəʊˈplæstɪk) /

adjective

relating to wax modelling
modelled in wax
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