Council on Environmental Quality
variant of cero- before a vowel: ceraceous. Contemporary Examples Historical Examples abbreviation Closer Economic Relations: a trade agreement between Australia and New Zealand signed in 1983 Canonical Encoding Rules coordinated ecosystem research
(in prescriptions) wax. Contemporary Examples Historical Examples catcher’s earned run average
waxlike; waxy: a ceraceous surface. adjective waxlike or waxy adj. “waxy,” 1738, from Latin cera “wax” (see cere (n.)) + -aceous.
an island of the Moluccas in Indonesia, W of New Guinea. 7191 sq. mi. (18,625 sq. km). Historical Examples noun a variant spelling of Seram