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powdered sugar

noun
1.
a sugar produced by pulverizing granulated sugar, especially a coarser variety used for fruits or cold beverages. Symbol: XX.
Origin
1615-1625
1615-25
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Contemporary definitions for powdered-sugar
noun

granulated sugar that has been crushed into a fine powder; also called confectioners' sugar

Usage Note

cooking

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