A marijuana extract that is produced when the plant is dissolved into a solvent. Wax gets its name from the way it looks. It looks like a thick, oily substance or similar to honey. Butane is used in the wax-making process which is why it is also known as BHO. Wax is typically more potent than smoking marijuana flower because of the concentration of THC in the extract. It is the extarxt of choice of many consumers because it is easily handled during the method of dabbing.