baby powder

noun

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


BABY POWDER Defined for English Language Learners

baby powder

noun

Definition of baby powder for English Language Learners

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


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