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Noun1.powderiness - having a very fine texture; "the fineness of the sand on the beach"
smoothness - a texture without roughness; smooth to the touch; "admiring the slim smoothness of her thighs"; "some artists prefer the smoothness of a board"
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In the wake of the virtuosity that marked the midpoint of his career--exemplified in the vast, near-Fragonard powderiness of his Pacific Coast Highway (Across the Pacific), 1973--Kitaj might also have regarded as insufficiently ambitious the works he made while exiled in La-La Land, and this could only have added to his gnomic despair.
Crunching through the surface, the interior was studded with toasted hazelnuts and that slightly chewy, powderiness that's the essence of meringue.