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washing powder

noun

Simple Definition of washing powder

  • : soap in the form of a powder that you use to wash clothes, towels, sheets, etc.

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of washing powder

British

  1. :  soap in the form of a powder that is used to wash clothes, towels, sheets, etc.

Word by Word Definitions

washingplay
  1. :  the act or action of one that cleanses with water

    :  material obtained by washing

    :  articles washed or to be washed :  wash

powderplay
  1. :  to sprinkle or cover with or as if with powder

    :  to reduce or convert to powder

    :  to hit very hard

  1. :  matter in a finely divided state :  particulate matter

    :  a preparation in the form of fine particles especially for medicinal or cosmetic use

    :  fine dry light snow


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