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black powder

noun

Definition of BLACK POWDER

:  an explosive mixture of potassium nitrate or sodium nitrate, charcoal, and sulfur used especially in fireworks and as a propellant in antique firearms — compare gunpowder

First Known Use of BLACK POWDER

1861

Rhymes with BLACK POWDER

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