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powder

noun [C, U]
 
 
/ˈpaʊdər/
B1 a dry substance made of many small, loose grains: curry powder face powderThe state of matter
powdered adjective in the form of a powder: powdered milk/sugar →  See also talcum powder Toiletry and perfumesThe state of matter
Translations of “powder”
in Korean 가루, 분말…
in Arabic مَسْحوق…
in French poudre…
in Turkish pudra, un…
in Italian polvere…
in Chinese (Traditional) 粉,粉末, 化妝用粉,撲麵粉, 粉狀雪,乾細雪…
in Russian порошок, пудра…
in Polish proszek, puder…
in Spanish polvo, polvos, pólvora…
in Portuguese pó…
in German das Pulver, der Puder…
in Catalan pols…
in Japanese 粉, 粉末…
in Chinese (Simplified) 粉,粉末, 化妆用粉,扑面粉, 粉状雪,干细雪…
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