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General dictionaries General (29 matching dictionaries)
  1. paraffin: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  2. paraffin: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  3. Paraffin, paraffin: Wordnik [home, info]
  4. paraffin: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  5. paraffin: Wiktionary [home, info]
  6. paraffin: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  7. paraffin: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  8. paraffin: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  9. paraffin: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  10. paraffin: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  11. paraffin: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  12. Paraffin (album), Paraffin (disambiguation), Paraffin (fuel), Paraffin (song), Paraffin: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  13. Paraffin: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  14. paraffin: Rhymezone [home, info]
  15. Paraffin: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  16. Paraffin: Britih-American Dictionary [home, info]
  17. Paraffin: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  18. paraffin: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  19. paraffin: Hutchinson Dictionaries [home, info]
  20. paraffin: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  21. paraffin: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  22. paraffin: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  23. paraffin: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  24. paraffin: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  25. paraffin: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  26. paraffin: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  27. paraffin: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. paraffin: ArtLex Lexicon of Visual Art Terminology [home, info]
  2. Paraffin: Health & Beauty Glossary [home, info]
  3. Paraffin: Epicurus.com Cheese Glossary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Paraffin (oil), Paraffin (wax): Energy Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Paraffin: Glossary of Spa Terms [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. paraffin: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Paraffin: Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  2. paraffin: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  3. paraffin: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. paraffin: General Chemistry Online [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. paraffin: English slang and colloquialisms used in the United Kingdom [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (10 matching dictionaries)
  1. paraffin: Book Binding [home, info]
  2. Paraffin: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  3. Paraffin: Beauty Glossary [home, info]
  4. Paraffin: Glossary of Cheese Terms [home, info]
  5. Paraffin: Explosives [home, info]
  6. Paraffin: Beauty & Health Glossary [home, info]
  7. Paraffin: Oil Analysis [home, info]
  8. paraffin: Schlumberger Oilfield Glossary [home, info]
  9. paraffin: Oil and Gas Well Drilling and Servicing eTool [home, info]
  10. Paraffin: Glossary for the Modern Soap Maker [home, info]

(Note: See paraffins for more definitions.)

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Quick definitions from WordNet (paraffin)

noun:  British usage
noun:  from crude petroleum; used for candles and for preservative or waterproof coatings
noun:  a non-aromatic saturated hydrocarbon with the general formula CnH(2n+2)

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Phrases that include paraffin:   paraffin series, paraffin scale, liquid petrolatum liquid paraffin, chlorinated paraffin, paraffin embedding, more...

Words similar to paraffin:   alkane, paraffined, paraffinic, paraffining, alkane series, methane series, paraffin oil, paraffin wax, more...

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