from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A tropical American plant (Gossypium hirsutum) widely cultivated for the woolly lint that surrounds its seeds.
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- n. native tropical American plant now cultivated in the United States yielding short-staple cotton
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