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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - American tree of the Allegheny region; Any of several North American trees of the genus Populus having a tuft of fluffy white hairs on the seed.

Usage examples (35)
  • Dry inner bark from a cottonwood is tje best tinder.
  • This cottonwood, which is now in fruit, is of a different species from any in
  • Often they are made to look extra mean by a noble "cottonwood," or
  • There are no evergreen trees here, only cottonwood. for more
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