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paraffinize

[par-uh-fi-nahyz]
verb (used with object), par·af·fin·ized, par·af·fin·iz·ing.
  1. paraffin(def 4).
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Also especially British, par·af·fin·ise.

Origin of paraffinize

First recorded in 1885–90; paraffin + -ize
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