American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A tropical American plant (Gossypium hirsutum) widely cultivated for the woolly lint that surrounds its seeds.
- n. native tropical American plant now cultivated in the United States yielding short-staple cotton
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"The popular name of several species of Gossypium, natural order Malvaceæ, from which the well-known textile substance cotton is obtained. The genus is indigenous to both hemispheres, and the plant...
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