Pronunciation: (pou'du-rē), [key]
1. consisting of or resembling powder: powdery sand; powdery clouds.
2. easily reduced to powder: powdery plaster.
3. sprinkled or covered with or as with powder: flowers powdery with pollen.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.