depilatory

Definitions of depilatory
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n a cosmetic for temporary removal of undesired hair

Synonyms:
depilator, epilator
Types:
epilating wax
a mixture of resins and waxes to remove cosmetically undesirable hair; mixture is applied hot to the surface and after cooling is pulled away taking the hairs with it
Type of:
cosmetic
a toiletry designed to beautify the body

n a chemical (usually a sulfide) used to remove hair or wool or bristles from hides

Type of:
chemical compound, compound
(chemistry) a substance formed by chemical union of two or more elements or ingredients in definite proportion by weight

adj able to remove hair or render hairless

Synonyms:
hairless
having no hair or fur

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