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Definition of powder:
  • part of speech: (verb transitive)

    To sprinkle with powder; reduce to powder.

  • part of speech: (noun)

    Anything in small particles; gunpowder.

  • part of speech: (verb)

    To reduce to fine or small particles; to sprinkle with powder.

Usage examples for powder:
“ I wouldn't tell him nothing about powder The Competitive Nephew, - Montague Glass.
But no, you are meant to be something better than food for powder and, besides, your Lucretia! ” Lucretia, Complete, - Edward Bulwer-Lytton.

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