a fertilizer made from dried night soil mixed with other substances, as gypsum and charcoal.
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How to use poudrette in a sentence
In the quarter of La poudrette, and of lonely promenades, in the direction of Mnilmontant.The Bashful Lover (Novels of Paul de Kock Volume XIX) | Charles Paul de Kock
Both in Mexico and Peru the soil received a dressing of poudrette.Influences of Geographic Environment | Ellen Churchill Semple