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Wax

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Medical definition of wax:

1. A thick, tenacious substance plastic at room temperature, secreted by bees for building their cells, or the honeycomb; cera. 2. Any substance of physical properties similar to those of beeswax, of animal, vegetable, or mineral origin. 3. Cerumen, earwax.

To grow, to increase in size.

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