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Overview of noun waxing

The noun waxing has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) waxing

(the application of wax to a surface)

2. waxing

(a gradual increase in magnitude or extent; "the waxing of the moon")


Overview of verb wax

The verb wax has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (2) wax

(cover with wax; "wax the car")

2. (1) wax, mount, climb, rise

(go up or advance; "Sales were climbing after prices were lowered")

3. wax, full

(increase in phase; "the moon is waxing")


Overview of adj waxing

The adj waxing has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. waxing

((of the moon) pertaining to the period during which the visible surface of the moon increases; "the waxing moon passes from new to full")

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