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scouring powder (ˈskaʊərɪŋ ˈpaʊdə) 



  1. = scourer

Example Sentences Including 'scouring powder'

Another was ordered to take a cold bath then had scouring powder poured over him.
Sun, News of the World (1999)
During the five-week case, it was alleged recruits were punched, had been forced to eat soap and wash with scouring powder.
Sun, News of the World (1999)
Fifteen-year-olds would come in having injected Ajax scouring powder that had been sold as heroin.
Jon Snow SHOOTING HISTORY: A Personal Journey (2004)


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