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powdery

pow·der·y

powdery

 
pronunciation:
paU d ri
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Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: made of or resembling powder.
synonyms:
fine
similar words:
comminute, grainy, granular, granulated, ground, pulverized, triturated
definition 2: dusted, sprinkled, or covered with or as with powder.
synonyms:
powdered
similar words:
dusted
definition 3: easily crumbled or crushed into a powder; friable.
synonyms:
friable
similar words:
crumbly, frangible, pulverizable
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