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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Waxen \Wax"en\, a. 1. Made of wax. "The female bee, that . . . builds her waxen cells." --Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. Covered with wax; waxed; as, a waxen tablet. [1913 Webster] 3. Resembling wax; waxy; hence, soft; yielding. [1913 Webster] Men have marble, women waxen, minds. --Shak. [1913 Webster] Waxen chatterer (Zool.), the Bohemian chatterer. [1913 Webster]