Meaning of “sealing wax” in the English Dictionary

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"sealing wax" in British English

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sealing waxnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈsiː.lɪŋ ˌwæks/ us /ˈsiː.lɪŋ ˌwæks/

a type of wax that is used for making seals because it melts easily and becomes hard quickly

(Definition of “sealing wax” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)