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Definition 1: a cosmetic for temporary removal of undesired hair - [noun denoting artifact]

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(depilatory is a kind of ...) a toiletry designed to beautify the body

(... is a kind of depilatory ) 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

Definition 2: a chemical (usually a sulfide) used to remove hair or wool or bristles from hides - [noun denoting substance]

(depilatory is a kind of ...) (chemistry) a substance formed by chemical union of two or more elements or ingredients in definite proportion by weight

Definition 3: able to remove hair or render hairless - [adjective satellite denoting all]

(depilatory is similar to ...) having no hair or fur

"a Mexican Hairless is about the size of a fox terrier and hairless except for a tufts on the head and tail"

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