sealing wax


noun
  1. a resinous preparation, soft when heated, used for sealing letters, documents, etc.

Origin of sealing wax

1
Middle English word dating back to 1300–50

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British Dictionary definitions for sealing wax

sealing wax

noun
  1. a hard material made of shellac, turpentine, and pigment that softens when heated. It is used for sealing documents, parcels, letters, etc

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