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  • n. scented wig powder

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A sweet-scented powder; pulvillio.
  • transitive v. To apply pulvil to.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A little bag of perfumed powder; a sachet.
  • To sprinkle with pulvil or a perfumed powder.


From Italian polviglio, from Latin pulvis ("dust, powder") (Wiktionary)


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  • Scented wig powder. Bay rum for me please.

    January 6, 2013