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Princeton's WordNet

  1. talc, talcumverb

    a fine grained mineral having a soft soapy feel and consisting of hydrated magnesium silicate; used in a variety of products including talcum powder

    Synonyms:
    talcum, talcum powder

  2. talcverb

    apply talcum powder to (one's body)

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  1. List of paraphrases for "talc":

    powder

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How to use talc in a sentence?

  1. Gene Williams:

    The science supporting the safety of talc has gotten stronger and stronger.

  2. Nicolas Wentzensen:

    Scientific consensus emerges over time, especially in cases like this, where the results have been somewhat inconsistent, while this recent analysis provides additional evidence supporting an association of talc and ovarian cancer, it will be important to test the methods used in this analysis in other data to see if the findings are confirmed.

  3. 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?

  4. Mark Lanier:

    If J&J insists on continuing to sell talc, they should mark it with a serious warning.

  5. Chief Executive Alex Gorsky:

    We remain committed to ensuring the facts about our talc are understood and we will continue to defend the safety of our products.


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