milk powder

Origin of milk powder

First recorded in 1825–35
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Examples from the Web for milk powder

Historical Examples of milk powder

  • Besides the pemmican, we had biscuits, milk-powder, and chocolate.

  • Our milk-powder was put up in bags of 102 ounces just enough for a meal.

  • The milk-powder and sugar are necessarily boiled with the tea or cocoa.

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    Sir Ernest Shackleton

  • The hot drink consisted at first of milk made from milk-powder up to about one-quarter of its proper strength.

    South!

    Sir Ernest Shackleton

  • Milk-powder is a comparatively new commodity with us, but it deserves to be better known.