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  • noun

Synonyms for carnauba

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

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Also, featured prominently in the building is the Spirit of Carnauba, the airplane at the center of Carnauba: A Son's Memoir, a remarkable film that chronicles fourth-generation CEO Sam Johnson's journey to recreate his father H.
To create a special formula gentle enough for use on the face and body of infants, toddlers and children, priority has been given to ingredients of natural origin, such as carnauba wax rived from Copernicia Cerifera palm leaves, which gives the balm its rich texture.
Wax's Black Carnauba There's also a spray-on black detailing solution for bumpers of as well as an assortment microfibre polishing clothes.
Dynamar RA 5300 has been shown to perform at a higher level with less sacrifice to the desirable properties of an FKM compound, and shows potential as a replacement for conventional materials such as carnauba wax, according to the manufacturer.
Specifically, three micron-sized particles, carnauba wax, polyethylene (PE), and polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) particles, as well as PTFE nanoparticles, were used.
30-year-old Gurcharn Sahota uses a microscope and an ultrasonic depth gauge to inspect the car's paintwork, as well as a Brazilian carnauba wax that costs Au8,000.
20) By the early 1940s, the extraction of xerophilous plants such as the carnauba palm (wax), oiticica tree (oil), castor seed (oil), and the caroa cactus (hemp-like fiber) complemented cotton as the state's leading ex-port commodities.
A According to tile information I have, Winchester used a type of lacquer finish that contained carnauba wax.
LONG-LASTING EXPERTISEAQUA SMOKY LASHWith its natural black mineral pigments, film-forming polymers, mineral-rich red seaweed, Carnauba wax, beeswax, and D-Panthenol to protect the lashes, the waterproof version of Smoky Lash is a new bestseller
Sealer polish Gel-Gloss is one product that leaves a thin coat of tough carnauba wax that will resist stains.
A generic model BPA-based epoxy-phenolic formulation and the relevant raw materials (including three slip agents that were used comparatively: a mixture of carnauba wax and lanolin wax--Slip 1; lanolin wax--Slip 2; and a polyamide wax--Slip 3) were provided by the Valspar Corporation (Industriestrasse 9, CH 8627 Gruningen, Switzerland).
Grand-dam winner, half-sister to Carnauba (champion filly in Italy, dam and grand-dam of stakes winners), Pink Tights (Gr3 winner) and Rich And Riotous (winner, dam of Gr2 winner Shaanxi).