- a waxy mineral that is a mixture of hydrocarbons and occurs in association with petroleum; some varieties are used in making ceresin and candles
- He impressed his seal on the wax.
- The moon wax till it become full, and then wane.
- You should use wax polish on wooden furniture.
- Candles are made of paraffin wax.
- Plasticine is soft and can be moulded, like wax, into any shape.