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English definition of “powder”

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 powderToiletry and perfumesThe state of matter
(Definition of powder from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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