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powdery

adjective

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consisting of very small particles
  • the kind of powdery snow that is perfect for skiing

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The first known use of powdery was in the 15th century

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“Powdery.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/powdery. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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