from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The state or characteristic of being powdery or dusty.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The state of being pulverulent; abundance of dust or powder; dustiness.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Dustiness; powder; the state of being dusted over, powdery, or pulverulent.
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