Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A stiff wax used to seal the mouths of bottles and jars.

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Examples

  • He glanced with a defiant and desperate air at the porter, who without a word held out a grey folded paper sealed with bottle-wax.

    Crime and Punishment

  • He glanced with a defiant and desperate air at the porter, who without a word held out a grey folded paper sealed with bottle-wax.

    Chapter I. Part II

  • He glanced with a defiant and desperate air at the porter, who without a word held out a grey folded paper sealed with bottle-wax.

    Prestuplenie i nakazanie. English

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