ball of wax

noun phrase

Definition of ball of wax

: affair, concern the whole ball of wax

First Known Use of ball of wax

1832, in the meaning defined above

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“Ball of wax.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ball%20of%20wax. Accessed 1 Jul. 2022.

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