from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A fine, often perfumed powder made from purified talc for use on the skin.
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- n. Perfumed talc (sometimes with the addition of boric acid) for adsorbing moisture on the skin.
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- n. a toilet powder made of purified talc and usually scented; absorbs excess moisture
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