dusting powder

noun
dust·​ing powder | \ ˈdəst-iŋ- How to pronounce dusting powder (audio) \

Medical Definition of dusting powder

: a powder used on the skin or on wounds especially for allaying irritation or absorbing moisture

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“Dusting powder.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/dusting%20powder. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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