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baby powder

noun

Simple Definition of baby powder

  • : a light powder that is used to dry or soothe someone's skin (such as a baby's skin)

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of baby powder

  1. :  a fine powder composed mainly of talc or cornstarch that is sprinkled or rubbed on the skin especially to absorb moisture and relieve chafing

1853

First Known Use of baby powder

1853


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