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Noun1.waxiness - the quality of being made of wax or covered with wax
quality - an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone; "the quality of mercy is not strained"--Shakespeare
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Though the Duchess believes she has grasped Antonio's hand and gazed upon his body and those of their children, she recognizes in these moments her own waxiness, her potential to change and thus alter the metaphysical resemblance she has established with Antonio.
Symptoms can include periclitoral edema, white patches, pale skin, textural changes (such as wrinkling, waxiness, or hyperkeratosis), fissures, melanosis, and sometimes ulcerations or erosions from scratching.
I realize now, seventeen years later, that it was this waxiness that prevented any sort of feeling of intimacy, not that there ever had been any of that before he died.
Depth of the Name of the soil Geological soil (m) parameters [gamma] (kN/[m.sup.3]) 0.00-0.80 Silty clay with the 16 characteristic of molliplast 0.80-1.60 Silty clay with the 17 characteristic of waxiness 1.60-6.70 Clay 21 >6.70 Mudstone 22 Depth of the Geological parameters soil (m) [f.sub.ak](kPa) c (kPa) [PHI]([degrees]) 0.00-0.80 90 10 5 0.80-1.60 170 20 15 1.60-6.70 300 30 15 >6.70 500 80 20 Depth of the Depth of the ground soil (m) water (m) 0.00-0.80 0.80-1.60 1.0 1.60-6.70 >6.70 Table 11: Design results by the original method.
Palate: Creamy white chocolate with vanilla pods, and pine nut waxiness.
Oviposition by Plutella xylostella (Lepidoptera: Plutellidae) and effects of phylloplane waxiness. Journal of Economic Entomology 93: 1152-1159.
Sumptuous with a lightly honeyed nose, apricots mingle with honeysuckle and there's a certain waxiness to the creamy, textured fruit, but there's luckily just enough acidity to keep it from being cloying.