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wax

[wæks] брит. / амер.

    1. сущ.

      1. воск (пчелиный)

      2. ушная сера

      3. нечто мягкое, легко поддающееся обработке, влиянию

        1. восковая свеча

        2. восковая фигура

    2. гл.

      1. вощить

      2. удалять волосы (горячим воском)

      3. уст. записывать на фонографе (на пластинки из воска)

    1. гл.

      1. книжн. увеличиваться, расти

      2. прибывать (о фазе Луны или других небесных тел)

      3. уст. становиться, приходить в некоторое состояние

    2. сущ.

      1. рост, увеличение

      2. уст. приступ гнева; ярость

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wax

    1. [wæks]

      n

      1. воск

        • wax in the ears — сера в ушах
    2. v

      вощить; натирать воском

  1. v

    прибывать (о луне)

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"Here you have modesty, brother, silence, bashfulness, a savage virtue... and yet she's sighing and melting like wax, simply melting!
-- Тут, брат, стыдливость, молчаливость, застенчивость, целомудрие ожесточенное, и при всем этом -- вздохи, и тает как воск, так и тает!
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / Crime and PunishmentДостоевский, Фёдор / Преступление и наказание
Преступление и наказание
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1970
Crime and Punishment
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
© 2009 Rhodes Media
Again with tremulous fingers I struck the flint against the steel, and this time I lit not only the tinder but the wax taper.
Потом я снова дрожащей рукой ударил стальным кресалом по кремню, и на этот раз зажег не только трут, но и вощеную бумагу.
Conan Doyle, Arthur / The Adventures of Brigadier GerardКонан Дойль, Артур / Приключения бригадира Жерара
Приключения бригадира Жерара
Конан Дойль, Артур
© Издательство "Правда", 1966
The Adventures of Brigadier Gerard
Conan Doyle, Arthur
© 2008 by Fireship Press
At the bottom of the letters, Silas has signed his name, and across some just-visible passwords has imprinted in wax the seal of the New Crobuzon Parliament.
Сайлас подписал письма своим именем, а на едва видимые пароли наложил восковую печать кробюзонского парламента.
Mieville, China / The ScarМьевиль, Чайна / Шрам
Шрам
Мьевиль, Чайна
© Перевод. Г. Крылов, 2008
© Издание на русском языке. ООО "Издательство "Эксмо", 2008
© 2002 by China Mieville
The Scar
Mieville, China
© 2002 by China Mieville
What a company of spectres we looked in that cold, clear, searching light, the Emperor with his face of wax, Soult blotched with powder, Lobau dabbled with blood!
Должно быть, в ее холодном и ясном свете мы казались толпой призраков — император с бледным, словно восковым, лицом, Сульт, весь черный от порохового дыма, Лобо в пятнах крови!
Conan Doyle, Arthur / The Adventures of Brigadier GerardКонан Дойль, Артур / Приключения бригадира Жерара
Приключения бригадира Жерара
Конан Дойль, Артур
© Издательство "Правда", 1966
The Adventures of Brigadier Gerard
Conan Doyle, Arthur
© 2008 by Fireship Press
freezing out of paraffin wax from de-asphalted and de-resined oil residue.
вымораживание парафина из деасфальтизированного и обессмоленного остатка нефти.
The fat, red-faced precentor Tolmashevsky extinguished a greasy wax candle and thrust his tuning-fork into his pocket.
Толстый, багровый Толмашевский угасил восковую жидкую свечу и камертон засунул в карман.
Bulgakov, Michail / The White GuardБулгаков, Михаил / Белая гвардия
Белая гвардия
Булгаков, Михаил
© Мурманское книжное издательство, 1990
The White Guard
Bulgakov, Michail
© 1971 by McGraw-Hill Book Company
'We believe in cobblers' wax.
— Как вы видите, мы признаем только ремесло, дратву да шило.
Kipling, Joseph Rudyard / The Light That FailedКиплинг, Джозеф Редьярд / Свет погас
Свет погас
Киплинг, Джозеф Редьярд
© "Издательство П. П. Сойкина", 1915
The Light That Failed
Kipling, Joseph Rudyard
© 2011 by Victorian Secrets
She plagued her mother with questions; she dreamt of the church adorned with a profusion of white roses, filled with thousands of wax tapers, with the sound of angels' voices, and sweet perfumes.
Она приставала к матери с бесконечными расспросами, грезила о церкви, полной белых роз, о бесчисленных свечах, небесных голосах и сладостных ароматах.
Zola, Emile / A Love EpisodeЗоля, Эмиль / Страница любви
Страница любви
Золя, Эмиль
A Love Episode
Zola, Emile
© 2005 Mondial
The speed made a blur of the scenery, reds and yellows and oranges melting like candle wax.
Скорость превращала осенний пейзаж в расплывчатые пятна: красный, желтый и оранжевый таяли, смешиваясь, будто свечной воск.
Sakey, Marcus / The Blade ItselfСэйки, Маркус / По лезвию ножа
По лезвию ножа
Сэйки, Маркус
© 2007 by Marcus Sakey
© Перевод. А.И.Ахмерова, 2009
© ООО "Издательство "АСТ", 2009
The Blade Itself
Sakey, Marcus
© 2007 by Marcus Sakey
The candles on Jace's altar were out, the smell of burned wax filling the air.
Свечи на алтаре Джейса погасли; в воздухе стоял запах расплавленного воска.
Saintcrow, Lilith / Dead Man RisingСэйнткроу, Лилит / Возвращение мертвеца
Возвращение мертвеца
Сэйнткроу, Лилит
© Перевод. С. Теремязева, 2009
© Издание на руском языке. ООО "Издательство "Эксмо", 2009
© 2006 by Lilith Saintcrow
Dead Man Rising
Saintcrow, Lilith
© 2006 by Lilith Saintcrow
This invention relates to geology, geochemistry, oil refinery and petroleum chemistry, namely, to the determination of paraffin wax and asphaltene content in oil, which could be of particular usefulness in analyzing heavy oils and bitumens.
Изобретение относится к области геологии, геохимии, нефтепереработке и нефтехимии, а именно к определению содержания парафинов и асфальтенов в нефти и может быть особенно полезно для анализа тяжелых нефтей и битумов.
His brows were somewhat contracted and frowning, he positively had the look of a lifeless wax figure.
Брови немного сдвинуты и нахмурены; решительно он походил на бездушную восковую фигуру.
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / The possessedДостоевский, Фёдор / Бесы
Бесы
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1989
The possessed
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
The quiet went on while he turned the package over and over in his hands, ran his fingers over the nub of sealing wax, and the ring, and the long letter with its dreadful warning.
Молчание продолжалось еще какое-то время. Флорин так и сяк крутил пакет в руках, трогал пальцами шишечку воска, кольцо, разглядывал письмо со страшным предупреждением.
Mieville, China / The ScarМьевиль, Чайна / Шрам
Шрам
Мьевиль, Чайна
© Перевод. Г. Крылов, 2008
© Издание на русском языке. ООО "Издательство "Эксмо", 2008
© 2002 by China Mieville
The Scar
Mieville, China
© 2002 by China Mieville
The present invention relates to a lost-wax method associated with piezocrystallization and a device for carrying out said method.
Изобретение относится к способу литья по выплавляемым моделям с кристаллизацией под давлением и устройство для его осуществления.
The invention is applicable in foundry industry, namely, for lost-wax casting associated with piezocrystallization, substantially, metal ware casting.
Изобретение найдет применение в литейном производстве, а именно в литье по выплавляемым моделям с кристаллизацией под давлением, преимущественно металлических изделий.

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wæksNounвоскExamples

wax candle — восковая свеча
mineral wax — минеральный воск
sealing wax — уплотняющий воск

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Collocations

ader wax
озокерит
ader-wax
сырой озокерит
animal wax
животный воск
baseplate wax
зуботехнический базисный воск
bone wax dispenser
приспособление для накладывания воска на поверхность кости
box wax
хирургический воск
candelilla wax
канделильский воск
carnauba wax
карнаубский воск
ceresine wax
аморфный парафин
contouring of pattern in wax
снятие воскового оттиска
crude wax
сырой парафин
ear wax
ушная сера
earth wax
горный воск
earth wax
озокерит
emollient wax
смягчающий воск

Word forms

wax

noun
SingularPlural
Common casewaxwaxes
Possessive casewax', wax'swaxes'

wax

verb
Basic forms
Pastwaxed
Imperativewax
Present Participle (Participle I)waxing
Past Participle (Participle II)waxed
Present Indefinite, Active Voice
I waxwe wax
you waxyou wax
he/she/it waxesthey wax
Present Continuous, Active Voice
I am waxingwe are waxing
you are waxingyou are waxing
he/she/it is waxingthey are waxing
Present Perfect, Active Voice
I have waxedwe have waxed
you have waxedyou have waxed
he/she/it has waxedthey have waxed
Present Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I have been waxingwe have been waxing
you have been waxingyou have been waxing
he/she/it has been waxingthey have been waxing
Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I waxedwe waxed
you waxedyou waxed
he/she/it waxedthey waxed
Past Continuous, Active Voice
I was waxingwe were waxing
you were waxingyou were waxing
he/she/it was waxingthey were waxing
Past Perfect, Active Voice
I had waxedwe had waxed
you had waxedyou had waxed
he/she/it had waxedthey had waxed
Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I had been waxingwe had been waxing
you had been waxingyou had been waxing
he/she/it had been waxingthey had been waxing
Future Indefinite, Active Voice
I shall/will waxwe shall/will wax
you will waxyou will wax
he/she/it will waxthey will wax
Future Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will be waxingwe shall/will be waxing
you will be waxingyou will be waxing
he/she/it will be waxingthey will be waxing
Future Perfect, Active Voice
I shall/will have waxedwe shall/will have waxed
you will have waxedyou will have waxed
he/she/it will have waxedthey will have waxed
Future Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will have been waxingwe shall/will have been waxing
you will have been waxingyou will have been waxing
he/she/it will have been waxingthey will have been waxing
Future in the Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I should/would waxwe should/would wax
you would waxyou would wax
he/she/it would waxthey would wax
Future in the Past Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would be waxingwe should/would be waxing
you would be waxingyou would be waxing
he/she/it would be waxingthey would be waxing
Future in the Past Perfect, Active Voice
I should/would have waxedwe should/would have waxed
you would have waxedyou would have waxed
he/she/it would have waxedthey would have waxed
Future in the Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would have been waxingwe should/would have been waxing
you would have been waxingyou would have been waxing
he/she/it would have been waxingthey would have been waxing
Present Indefinite, Passive Voice
I am waxedwe are waxed
you are waxedyou are waxed
he/she/it is waxedthey are waxed
Present Continuous, Passive Voice
I am being waxedwe are being waxed
you are being waxedyou are being waxed
he/she/it is being waxedthey are being waxed
Present Perfect, Passive Voice
I have been waxedwe have been waxed
you have been waxedyou have been waxed
he/she/it has been waxedthey have been waxed
Past Indefinite, Passive Voice
I was waxedwe were waxed
you were waxedyou were waxed
he/she/it was waxedthey were waxed
Past Continuous, Passive Voice
I was being waxedwe were being waxed
you were being waxedyou were being waxed
he/she/it was being waxedthey were being waxed
Past Perfect, Passive Voice
I had been waxedwe had been waxed
you had been waxedyou had been waxed
he/she/it had been waxedthey had been waxed
Future Indefinite, Passive Voice
I shall/will be waxedwe shall/will be waxed
you will be waxedyou will be waxed
he/she/it will be waxedthey will be waxed
Future Perfect, Passive Voice
I shall/will have been waxedwe shall/will have been waxed
you will have been waxedyou will have been waxed
he/she/it will have been waxedthey will have been waxed