carnauba wax

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Synonyms for carnauba wax

hard yellowish to brownish wax from leaves of the carnauba palm used especially in floor waxes and polishes

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This paste product contains no silicones or carnuba wax, and works well on knives, badges, insignia, emblems, buckles, and trophies.
5mm Match bullets both with and without Moly coating with a light film of carnuba wax (for reducing both friction and barrel wear).