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Wafer meaning

wafer - 6 dictionary results

  1. 1. A thin cake made of flour and other ingredients.
  2. 2. A thin cake or piece of bread ( commonly unleavened, circular, and stamped with a crucifix or with the sacred monogram) used in the Eucharist, as in the Roman Catholic Church.
  3. 3. To seal or close with a wafer.
  4. 4. An adhesive disk of dried paste, made of flour, gelatin, isinglass, or the like, and coloring matter, - used in sealing letters and other documents.
  5. 5. A thin cake of bread; thin cake of paste for sealing letters, & c.
  6. 6. To seal with a wafer.

wafer - examples of usage

  1. Heat your wafer- iron on both sides, in a clear fire, but do not allow it to get red- hot.
  2. One more daring than the others proposed that the letter should be opened; a tea- kettle was got, the water brought to the boil, the wafer put to the steam, and the letter opened. - "Cattle and Cattle-breeders", William M'Combie.
  3. A sufficient dose of tannate of pelletierine is 30- 40 centigrams in wafer form, followed by a purge and with the other precautions and preparatory measures mentioned above. - "The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines", T. H. Pardo de Tavera.
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