wax museum


noun

a museum containing wax effigies of famous persons, especially historical figures, usually in scenes associated with their lives.

Nearby words

  1. wax gourd,
  2. wax insect,
  3. wax jack,
  4. wax light,
  5. wax moth,
  6. wax myrtle,
  7. wax palm,
  8. wax paper,
  9. wax plant,
  10. wax tablet

Origin of wax museum

First recorded in 1950–55

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