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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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After the drying time had been recorded, each participant received a questionnaire inquiring about his or her perception of the gel's physical and cosmetic attributes, including appearance, spreadability, ease of application, smoothness, silkiness, and scent.
When Alice Medrich makes her Chocolate Pudding, above, she blends it 10 seconds in a food processor at the finish to add silkiness and lightness, a technique cooks might want to try.
The program was designed as a "simple, yet effective" diet and physical activity plan to help participants improve the appearance of wrinkles and skin with less roughness and better coloration, increase hair silkiness and manageability, reduce cravings and promote normal hormonal health.
The silkiness of a chilled nigori sake lends itself well as an aperitif because it's not aggressive.
And when it comes to silkiness, that left to a WAG's bra and knickers.
In the hair care aisle P&G is bolstering its Head & Shoulders franchise with Intensive Solutions, which promises improved product aesthetics and better manageability and silkiness along with antidandruff efficacy.
There's no argument that Henson possesses huge talent and there is an ease and silkiness about his running and movement in broken play.
The silkiness of certain blends like Supplex and Lycra can be a draw for her.
Dark Mint Chocolate Squares--Combines Chocowit's signature silkiness and deep chocolate flavor with the bracing taste of wild mint.
We absent-mindedly brush plants and blooms as we pass, not really stopping to truly enjoy the textures of the leaves or the silkiness of petals.
Both recipes call for extra virgin olive oil, which complements the crispness of green beans and brings silkiness to starchy potatoes.