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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The reproductive portion of any plant of the genus Gossypium characterized by an erect and freely branching habit, alternate lobed leaves, and large creamy white or yellow flowers.

Usage examples (36)
  • It's not like cottonseed is inherently disgusting.
  • Oils, such as cottonseed oil or the tasteless liquid petroleum, may also be used for this purpose.
  • Fish meal is much more potent than cottonseed meal.
  • Refined cottonseed and corn oils are bland in flavor. for more
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