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  Words related to powder

Related / Similar Words: pulverization, pulverisation, gunpowder, powderize, powderise, pulverize, pulverise

 

Definition:
  • any of various cosmetic or medical preparations dispensed in the form of a powder;
  • a solid substance in the form of tiny loose particles; a solid that has been pulverized;
  • a mixture of potassium nitrate, charcoal, and sulfur in a 75:15:10 ratio which is used in gunnery, time fuses, and fireworks;
  • apply powder to; "She powdered her nose"; "The King wears a powdered wig";
  • make into a powder by breaking up or cause to become dust; "pulverize the grains";

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    Hyponyms: araroba, Goa powder, chrysarobin, aspirin powder, headache powder, baby powder, Dover's powder, face powder, toilet powder, bath powder, dusting powder, talc

     

    Grouped Verbs: powderize, pulverize, pulverise, powderise

     

    Derivational Morphology: powderize, pulverize, pulverise, powderise, powderer, grind, mill, pulverization, pulverisation

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese:   Dutch: poeder  
    Finnish: jauhe   French: poudre  
    German: Puder   Hungarian: por  
    Italian: polvere   Japanese:  
    Korean: 가루   Portuguese:  
    Russian: порошок   Spanish: polvo  
    Swedish: puder   Telugu: పొడి  
     
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