Waxed cloth

cloth covered with a coating of wax, used as a cover, of tables and for other purposes; - called also wax cloth.

See also: Wax

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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In another room, their important papers, books and clothes are piled on a bed, wrapped in waxed cloth.
Six of these are framed by a partial nose, brow, and upper cheek made of wax, then further framed by waxed cloth, making each eye appear to be peering out through a large keyhole.
An ancient, natural therapy where one end of a cylinder of waxed cloth is placed into the ear and the other end is set alight.