ceroplastic

[seer-uh-plas-tik]

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 ceroplastics

ceroplastics

noun
  1. (functioning as singular) the art of wax modelling

ceroplastic

adjective
  1. relating to wax modelling
  2. modelled in wax
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