floor wax


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Noun1.floor wax - a preparation containing wax and used to polish and preserve the finish of floorsfloor wax - a preparation containing wax and used to polish and preserve the finish of floors
wax - any of various substances of either mineral origin or plant or animal origin; they are solid at normal temperatures and insoluble in water
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"Kinikilala namin ang Brigada Eskwela sapagkat ito ay nagpapatunay na buhay pa ang diwa ng Bayanihan kasabay na aming pinapaalala na ang pambili ng mga pintura, pako, yero, bintana, floor wax, walis, bumbilya, lamesa at upuan sa mga paaralan at ang gastusin para sa pagkumpini dito ay obligasyon ng pamahalaan," it added.
After you've dried your floors, apply a coat of floor wax on it to avoid further damage.
We don't trust anything that claims to do too many things well (Shimmer--it's a dessert topping AND a floor wax!)--and have grown to look at overspecialization as a positive trait.
I spent hours in the planning process, stayed late to oversee the floor wax crew and to set up the visitation room, and worked with the department secretary on the program from home via email during my two-week Christmas vacation.
Covering your floor with linseed oil and floor wax will help to harden and waterproof it, but making a good cob floor can be difficult.
The wife exclaimed, "It's a floor wax." The husband bristled, "No, it's a dessert topping." After a couple of rounds, the announcer interceded: "You're both right.
Using the thick layer of yellow on the ground as dance floor wax, she moon-walked to Michael Jackson's "Billie Jean" blaring from a nearby speaker.
(I often wish companies who sell patching and patch management systems were similarly honest about their core competencies, but that's a rant for another day- it is not quite floor wax and dessert topping territory, but patch and vulnerability management are two related things I do not want coming out of a single can, no matter how shiny or tasty they claim to be).
*Were the entrepreneurs who named the online video startup Aereo, which charges subscribers about $8 a month, inspired by the old-timey product Aerowax, which was advertised with headlines like "Stop paying fancy prices for floor wax''?
"My great-great grandfather started making wax products with a bathtub full of floor wax and with a commitment to innovation and a passion for opportunity.
One leg of the strategy is to squeeze savings from everything from "floor wax to heart catheters," Mazurak added, while putting more attention to keeping patients healthy and less prone to developing more serious--and costly--ailments.
THE counterfeit drug market alone is worth PS50billion a year worldwide but pills are often laced with rat poison, boric acid, lead paint, floor wax, mercury and even brick dust.