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Greek - wax old
Greek - begin to wax wanton against
Greek - wax strong
Greek - wax old
Greek - wax bold
Greek - wax gross
Greek - wax rich
Greek - wax
Greek - wax cold
Hebrew - wax fat
Hebrew - wax fat
Hebrew - wax warm
Hebrew - wax rich
Hebrew - wax
Hebrew - wax dim
Hebrew - wax old
Hebrew - wax lean
Hebrew - wax poor
Hebrew - wax old
Hebrew - wax pale
Wax

WAX, n. G., L.

1. A thick, viscid, tenacious substance, collected by bees, or excreted from their bodies, and employed in the construction of their cells; usually called bees wax. Its native color is yellow, but it is bleached for candles, &c.
2. A thick tenacious substance excreted in the ear.
3. A substance secreted by certain plants, forming a silvery powder on the leaves and fruit, as in the wax-palm and wax-myrtle.
4. A substance found on the hinder legs of bees, which is supposed to be their food.
5. A substance used in sealing letters; called sealing-wax, or Spanish wax. This is a composition of gum-lacca and resin, colored with some pigment.
6. A thick substance used by shoemakers for rubbing their thread.

WAX, v.t. To smear or rub with wax; as, to wax, a thread or a table.

WAX, v.i. pret. waxed.; pp. waxed or waxen. G., L., Gr.

1. To increase in size; to grow; to become larger; as the waxing and the waning moon.
2. To pass from one state to another; to become; as, to wax strong; to wax warm or cold; to wax feeble; to wax hot; to wax old; to wax worse and worse.


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Dictionary of Words from the King James Bible. Public Domain. Copy freely.
Material presented was supplied by Brandon Staggs and was derived from the KJV Dictionary found on his website located at av1611.com.
The unabridged 1828 version of this dictionary in the SwordSearcher Bible Software at http://www.swordsearcher.com.

Bibliography Information
"Entry for 'Wax'". "King James Dictionary".
<http://classic.studylight.org/dic/kjd/view.cgi?number=T6313>.

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