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bees·wax  (bzwks)
1. The yellow to grayish-brown wax secreted by the honeybee for constructing honeycombs.
2. Commercial wax obtained by processing and purifying the crude wax of the honeybee and used in making candles, crayons, and polishes.

beeswax  /bizwks/  n. [U] wax made by bees to hold honey in their hive, used in candles, furniture polish, etc. beeswax

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