(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
cermet. noun another name for cermet