wax tablet

[waks tab-lit]
Sometimes waxed tab·let [wakst tab-lit] /ˈwækst ˈtæb lɪt/.

Origin of wax tablet

First recorded in 1800–10
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Historical Examples of wax tablet

  • In the schools the wax-tablet supplied the place of the slate, and in daily life was a substitute for our note-book.