a soft, feathery ball or pad, as of cotton or down, for applying powder to the skin.
Pronunciation: (pou'dur-puf"), [key]
1. limited to participation by women or girls: She plays on the powder-puff touch football team.
2. inconsequential; trifling; lightweight: a powder-puff company with little financing and a weak sales effort.
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