paraffinize

[par-uh-fi-nahyz]

verb (used with object), par·af·fin·ized, par·af·fin·iz·ing.


Also especially British, par·af·fin·ise.

Origin of paraffinize

First recorded in 1885–90; paraffin + -ize
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