dusting powder

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dusting powder

n.
A fine powder, such as talcum powder, used on the skin.
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Noun1.dusting powder - a fine powder for spreading on the body (as after bathing)dusting powder - a fine powder for spreading on the body (as after bathing)
powder - any of various cosmetic or medical preparations dispensed in the form of a pulverized powder
talcum powder, talcum - a toilet powder made of purified talc and usually scented; absorbs excess moisture
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Absorbable Dusting Powder USP used in gloves is cornstarch containing 20 g/kg magnesium oxide [6].
Bedford, NH; D, MICRO-TOUCH latex surgical gloves, sterilized, Johnson and Johnson Medical; E, premium latex examination gloves, hypoallergenic, manufactured with cornstarch, DiaMed Lab Supplies, Mississauga, ON; F, latex dental examination gloves, SS White Burs, Lakewood, NJ; G, Derma Prene synthetic surgical gloves (latex-free, neoprene, powdered with Absorbable Dusting Powder, USP), Ansell Medical, Dothan, AL; H, latex medical examination gloves, Hedy Canada, Calgary, AB; I, Sensicare nonlatex gloves, MAXXIM Medical, Clearwater, FL; J, Dispos-A-Glove (polyethylene/methyl acrylate copolymer), Johnson and Johnson Medical.