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Related / Similar Words: mount, climb, rise, full

 

Definition:
  • any of various substances of either mineral origin or plant or animal origin; they are solid at normal temperatures and insoluble in water;
  • go up or advance; "Sales were climbing after prices were lowered";
  • increase in phase; "the moon is waxing";
  • cover with wax; "wax the car";

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    Hyponyms: bayberry wax, bayberry tallow, carnauba wax, carnauba, candelilla wax, ceresin, floor wax, gondang wax, fig wax, Japan wax, Japan tallow, montan wax, pisang wax, scale wax, paraffin scale, ski wax, beeswax, cerumen, earwax, paraffin, paraffin wax, spermaceti, vegetable wax, shellac wax, lac wax, jump, advance, gain

     

    Derivational Morphology: upgrade, rise, rising slope, climb, climbing, mounting, mount, waxing

     

    Language Translations:
    Bosnian: vosak   Breton: koar  
    Bulgarian: восък   Catalan: cera  
    Chinese:   Croatian: vosak  
    Danish: voks   Dutch: was and wassen  
    Esperanto: vaksa and vakso   Finnish: vaha  
    French: cire and de cire   German: Wachs and wächsern  
    Greek: κερί   Hungarian: viasz  
    Icelandic: vax   Indonesian: lilin  
    Italian: cera and di cera   Japanese:  
    Korean: 밀랍   Latin: cera  
    Novial: vaxe   Polish: wosk and woskowy  
    Portuguese: cera   Romanian: ceară and de ceară  
    Russian: воск   Slovene: vosek and voščen  
    Spanish: cera and de cera   Swedish: vax  
    Turkish: mum  
     
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