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silky

1. made of silk
2. Botany covered with long fine soft hairs

silky

female spirit who does household chores. [Br. Folklore: Briggs, 364–365]
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Milk protein has many beneficial peptides than can regulate antioxidant enzymes to protect the skin's beauty, and research with soy protein, rich in soy antioxidants, has documented reduction in appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, increased hair silkiness and prettier looking nails.
The new MRG Cam provides super-smooth draw, with sealed ball bearing idler for added silkiness.
He would have liked to see, beyond the shimmering watery whiteness of his vision, her particular whiteness; certainly he would have liked to feel once again the softness, the astonishing silkiness, of that fur.
The fur of his dead hares, paradigmatic of softness and silkiness from a normal viewing distance, dissolves into a cloud of detached, multidirectional flicks of the brush, blurs of gold and white pigment when we move only a little closer; white carnations reveal themselves as clashes of crisp, seemingly random, strokes.
Both recipes call for extra virgin olive oil, which complements the crispness of green beans and brings silkiness to starchy potatoes.
Continuous Silkiness Trojan(TM) Continuous Silkiness Lubricant is deeply sensual and wonderfully silky, offering a thrilling, natural feeling.
You can use almost any savoury ingredient in there, providing it's not too heavy, but simple"avours seem to work best, from the tang of Cheddar cheese and tarragon to the scented silkiness of a smoked haddock soue.
Combining the creaminess of liquid with the silkiness of powder, this colour–correcting foundation is rich in antioxidants, including Centella asiatica and White Tea extracts.
Jaguar was late into the diesel sector, but their engines are superb, packing the sort of silkiness that you normally only get in a petrol six.
Lancome has developed the technology further in its Absolue Sublime Regenerating Oleo-Serum that offers a new texture sensation by combining the nourishing aspects of oil with the silkiness of a serum.