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poudrette

[ poo-dret ]
/ puˈdrɛt /
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noun

a fertilizer made from dried night soil mixed with other substances, as gypsum and charcoal.

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Origin of poudrette

1830–40; <French, equivalent to poudrepowder1 + -ette-ette
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