boxing wax


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box·ing wax

wax used for boxing impressions.
See also: boxing.

boxing wax

Etymology: L, buxis, box; AS, weax
(in dentistry) a thin sheet of flexible wax used for boxing.

box·ing wax

(boksing waks)
Wax used to create an enclosure for pouring a mold or cast, such as boxing impressions.
See also: boxing
Synonym(s): boxing strip.