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powder hound Syllabification: pow·der hound

Definition of powder hound in English:


A person who enjoys skiing on powder snow.
Example sentences
  • And, as he likes to point out, you don't have to be an accomplished powder hound to find yourself grinning ear-to-ear at the end of a run.
  • If you're a laid-back intermediate or a plucky powder hound, you'll love it.
  • It beefs up its line for 2003 with four offerings intended to meet the needs of free heelers from entry level to big mountain powder hounds.

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