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Woad-waxen Woad"-wax`en, n. [Cf. {Wood-wax}.] (Bot.) A leguminous plant ({Genista tinctoria}) of Europe and Russian Asia, and adventitious in America; -- called also {greenwood}, {greenweed}, {dyer's greenweed}, and {whin}, {wood-wash}, {wood-wax}, and {wood-waxen}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Wood-wax — Wood wash Wood wash , Wood wax Wood wax , Wood waxen Wood wax en, n. [AS. wuduweaxe.] (Bot.) Same as {Woadwaxen}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Wood-waxen — Wood wash Wood wash , Wood wax Wood wax , Wood waxen Wood wax en, n. [AS. wuduweaxe.] (Bot.) Same as {Woadwaxen}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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