1. Made of wax. "The female bee, that . . . Builds her waxen cells."

2. Covered with wax; waxed; as, a waxen tablet.

3. Resembling wax; waxy; hence, soft; yielding. "Men have marble, women waxen, minds.

<zoology>" (Shak) Waxen chatterer, the Bohemian chatterer.

(01 Mar 1998)

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