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Synonyms of 'powdery'

(adjective) 
He scooped up a handful of dry powdery earth.
Synonyms
fine
The ship came to rest on the fine sand.
, ,
sandy
,
dusty
Inside the box was only a dusty substance.
, , ,
grainy
,
chalky
,
crumbly
The soil is dry and crumbly.
,
granular
a granular fertiliser
,
pulverized
,

Additional synonyms

in the sense of crumbly
The soil is dry and crumbly.
Synonyms
in the sense of dusty
Inside the box was only a dusty substance.
Synonyms
sandy,
chalky,
in the sense of friable
Definition
easily broken up
Synonyms
pulverizable

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