(tălk) noun. 1. A fine-grained white, greenish, or gray mineral, Mg3Si4O10(OH)2, having a soft soapy feel and used in talcum and face powder, as a paper coating, and as a filler for paint and plastics, talkum; 2. perfumed powder for the skin, bedak talkum.
powder (tălʹkəm pouʹdər) noun. A fine, often perfumed powder made from purified talc for use on the skin, bedak talkum.