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wax

(waks),
1. A substance, plastic at room temperature, secreted by bees for building honeycomb cells. Synonym(s): beeswax, cera
2. Any substance with physical properties similar to those of beeswax, of animal, vegetable, or mineral origin (for example, oils, lipids, or fats that are solids at room temperature).
3. Esters of high molecular weight fatty acids with monohydric or dihydric alcohols (aliphatic or cyclic), that are solid at room temperature; often accompanied by free fatty acids.
[A.S. weax]

cera

wax. Ordinary yellow beeswax is sometimes identified as cera flava; white beeswax, bleached by exposure to air and sunlight, is known as cera alba.

CERA

Abbreviation for:
capital expenditure from revenue account (Medspeak-UK)
Centre for Eye Research Australia
cortical electric response audiometry

wax

(waks)
1. A substance, plastic at room temperature, secreted by bees for building honeycomb cells.
Synonym(s): cera.
2. Any substance with physical properties similar to those of beeswax, of animal, vegetable, or mineral origin (e.g., oils, lipids, or fats that are solids at room temperature).
[A.S. weax]

cera

[L.] wax.
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2], evaluacion en la cual las frutas con el tratamiento hidrotermico complementado con cera de abejas y aceite de palma o la cera mezcla de acidos grasos presentaron tasas significativamente menores con respecto a la papaya con el tratamiento hidrotermico (TH) sin cera y la del testigo.
Por un lado, se encuentra el estudio del arbol de la cera en las instituciones cientificas capitalinas (documentos de archivo, prensa y memorias de gobierno), y, por otro, se aprecian los testimonios de diversos practicantes de la Botanica en la prensa.
I want to acknowledge Roger's contribution as chief executive of CERA over the past three-and-a-half years", reported (http://www.
The move coincides with Cera exploring new artistic expressions -- the release of an indie folk album and his Broadway debut, all this summer.
Michael Cera and Mary elizabeth Winstead star in this comedy
Cera said he and Ongjunco attended a bloodletting activity at the Tarlac capitol in Tarlac City and boarded the Five Star bus on their way to Camiling town where they were on field training.
A aplicacao de cera em frutos, no processo de beneficiamento de pos-colheita, e utilizada para protecao contra danos que possam ocorrer durante o armazenamento em baixas temperaturas.
Iran's oil revenues are set to hit record of more than $100 billion this year, despite the call for more sanctions against the country, the energy consulting firm IHS CERA said in a report.
Michael Cera stars in this mash-up of comic books, computer games, grunge rock and slacker drama.
Vidush Somany, Executive Director of Cera Sanitaryware Limited, was awarded Nirman Ratna 2010 by Gujarat Institute of Civil Engineers & Architects in the building material and manufacturing category.
At one point, I may have been the only one who thought that a global CERA designation was viable.