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white wax

yellow wax that has been bleached by being rolled thinly and exposed to light and air, or bleached by chemical oxidants. Like yellow wax, used in preparing ointments, cerates, plasters, and suppositories.

white wax

(wīt waks)
Yellow wax that has been bleached by being rolled thinly and exposed to light and air, or bleached by chemical oxidants. Like yellow wax, used in preparing ointments, cerates, plasters, and suppositories.
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Leaves 17 to 20 in number, densely rosulate, suberect, forming a funnelform rosette; sheaths ovate-elliptic, 13-18 x 10 cm, densely and minutely brown-lepidote on both sides, thinly coriaceous, dark castaneous on both side and mainly abaxially, except for the green and purple spotted apex, blades sublinear, slightly narrowed toward the apex, 25-30 x 4.5-5 cm, not narrowed at the base, apex rounded to subacute and distinctly apiculate, apiculus 0.7-0.8 cm long, green to glaucous and prevailingly purple to wine-spotted mainly toward the base, with inconspicuous darker green irregular cross-veins by transmitted light, chartaceous, sparsely and inconspicuously white-lepidote and covered on both sides by a thin layer of white wax, margins revolute at the apex.
They are usually up to 5mm (1/4in) long and certain types are covered with a fluffy white wax.
They are usually up to 5mm ( 1 /4in) long and certain types are covered with a fluffy white wax.
Tocolive D provides photoprotection without causing an oily feel; Inholive is an olive oil-derived soft wax with good feel, absorption and spreadability; Waxolive 70 is a white wax with a high melting point for sticks; Beurrolive, a cosmetic butter, aids viscosity and emulsion adjustment and Vamasoft Olive is a mild, foaming and cleansing secondary surfactant.
For muscle phantom red, black and white wax colors were used.
Others were quick to exit the plantation-style houses that surrounded the field--more and more straight-haired black men of all varieties, who ran out of the doors rubbing white wax on their faces as they also tried to pull on their jackets, straighten their collars, and fix their ties.
Mealy bugs have a soft body that they cover (along with their eggs), with a fluffy, white wax. They feed on plant sap and excrete a sticky honeydew on which sooty mould may grow.
and through their mottled amorphous sides I see the white wax interior, the mystery,
The recalled tuna was imported for JK Fish and is sold in clear plastic one-pound bags within a white wax 20-pound box.
Tenders are invited for Procurement Of Printer Cartridge, Toner, General And Stationary Items:All Pin Container,All Pins,Ball Point Pen, Blue,Candle White Wax,Cell Large, Leak Proof,Cell Medium, Leak Proof.Etc