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powdery

[ pou-duh-ree ]
/ ˈpaʊ də ri /
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adjective
consisting of or resembling powder: powdery sand; powdery clouds.
easily reduced to powder: powdery plaster.
sprinkled or covered with or as with powder: flowers powdery with pollen.
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Origin of powdery

First recorded in 1400–50, powdery is from the late Middle English word powdry.See powder1, -y1
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