Definition of waxiness in English:



  • See waxy

    • ‘The potatoes had the furry waxiness and real flavour you only get from the great heritage varieties that have been boiled in their skins.’
    • ‘Leaf waxiness differs with leaf type - juvenile foliage is waxy, whereas adult foliage is not.’
    • ‘The flavour, only medium full, does not lack substance, and exhibits waxiness and spice.’
    • ‘The attributes of waxiness or flouriness are also influenced by the growing conditions, and by the age of the tuber.’