pulverulent

adjective pul·ver·u·lent \ ˌpəl-ˈver-yə-lənt , -ˈver-ə- \

Definition of pulverulent

1 : consisting of or reducible to fine powder
2 : being or looking dusty : crumbly

Origin and Etymology of pulverulent

Latin pulverulentus dusty, from pulver-, pulvis


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pulverulent

adjective pul·ver·u·lent \ ˌpəl-ˈver-(y)ə-lənt \

medical Definition of pulverulent

1 : consisting of or reducible to fine powder
2 : being or looking dusty

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