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Definitions of waxing:
  • noun:   the application of wax to a surface
  • noun:   a gradual increase in magnitude or extent
    Example: "The waxing of the moon"
  • adjective:   (of the moon) pertaining to the period during which the visible surface of the moon increases
    Example: "The waxing moon passes from new to full"

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