surfboard wax

/ˈsɜfbɔd wæks/ (say 'serfbawd waks)

a formulation of natural or synthetic wax designed to be rubbed onto the upper surface of a surfboard to provide grip for the rider.
Also, surfwax, surf wax, board wax.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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