Cork Slang, Like A Dictionary of Cork Slang
Originally by Seán Beecher
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WAX

Construct: Verb
Definition: To climb, shin up a pipe or pole.
Use: To wax a Gaza.
To climb up a gas lamp.
Derivation: Unknown, but possibly from 'Wax' - to grow. And note 'Wax-flower' - a climbing plant. (Chambers).


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