a powder used on the skin, especially to relieve irritation or absorb moisture.
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Origin of dusting powder
First recorded in 1905–10
Words nearby dusting powder
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British Dictionary definitions for dusting powder
fine powder (such as talcum powder) used to absorb moisture, etc
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