HyperDic: sealing_wax

English > 1 sense of the expression sealing wax:
NOUNartifactsealing wax, sealfastener consisting of a resinous composition that is plastic when warm
English > sealing wax: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
Meaningfastener consisting of a resinous composition that is plastic when warm; used for sealing / sealing documents and parcels and letters.
Synonymseal
Broaderfastener, fastening, holdfast, fixingrestraint that attaches to something or holds something in place
Substanceslacresinlike substance secreted by certain lac insects
Spanishfoca, lacre
Catalanfoca, lacre

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