What does talcum powder mean?

Definitions for talcum powderˈtæl kəm

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word talcum powder.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. talcum, talcum powder(noun)

    a toilet powder made of purified talc and usually scented; absorbs excess moisture


  1. talcum powder(Noun)

    Perfumed talc (sometimes with the addition of boric acid) for adsorbing moisture on the skin.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of talcum powder in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of talcum powder in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Adetunji Toriola:

    We know that inflammation increases ovarian cancer risk. We know talcum powder causes inflammation. The question is, does talc cause cancer by causing inflammation in the ovaries?

  2. Karl Turner:

    It is difficult to get certain things in Egypt apparently so she'd taken talcum powder, shaving gel and razorblades and all sorts of things, Karl Turner told the BBC. Clearly, [ she was ] very, very nave. The family describe Laura to me as somebody who is very nave.

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