beeswax beeswax

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a yellow to brown wax secreted by honeybees to build honeycombs
  2. (v) cover with beeswax

Usage(s):

  1. And choose soy, vegetable wax or beeswaxall renewable and biodegradable materialsover paraffin wax candles, which are petroleum based.
  2. Berlin-born Karl Zerbe, who dislikes oils, has painted with egg yolk, casein, fig milk, wax soap, Duco auto enamel and hot beeswax.
  3. Today most beeswax goes into Catholic altar candles, which must be at least 51% beeswax to meet an old Church law based on the supposed virginity of bees.

News

  • All Natural Beeswax Furniture Polish To Debut On QVC

    EVERGREEN, Colo., June 13, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Daddy Van's™ All Natural Beeswax Furniture Polish hits the big time with sales on QVC Thursday, June 13. The Evergreen, CO company's products will debut on QVC's Q Check at 12 noon EST, with guest host Christopher Joyce...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: PR Newswire

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Quotes

  1. "The facility held more than 1 million bees and had a potential annual yield of 500 kilograms of honey and 70 kilograms of beeswax," said Mazar.
    on Sep 1, 2008 By: Amihai Mazar Source: Thaindian.com (blog)

  2. By Christmas 1937, they had a working model Dr. Hillier called "strictly a string and beeswax operation."
    on Jan 21, 2007 By: James Hillier Source: Washington Post

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