cotton to


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cotton to

vb (intr, preposition)
1. to become friendly with
2. to approve of
Translations

w>cotton to

vi +prep obj (US inf) plan, suggestiongut finden
References in classic literature ?
When my father started for himself, there were many men in Manchester who were willing to labor in this way, but they had no factory to work in, no machinery to work with, and no raw cotton to work on, simply because all this indispensable plant, and the materials for producing a fresh supply of it, had been appropriated by earlier comers.
C&A brochure "Let's take Bio Cotton to everyone every day"
cotton to both non-woven manufacturers and consumers by incorporating it onto the packaging of cotton-rich nonwoven products like the Costco baby wipe.
And, at 15% content, adding cotton to the substrate allowed Costco to reap a number of cotton's benefits with a modest increase in costs.
However, the resistance of Bt cotton to bollworm decreases over time, and control is not complete in the third and fourth generations.
The waiver would allow Cotton to play for UCLA without valid SAT scores.
Organic Essentials also sells organically-grown cotton to cooperatives and individuals who make their own pads.
Seth Akber expressed the hope that the cotton sector would increase acreage of next crop season with continuity of free market mechanism in the country by producing sufficient cotton to meet 30 percent shortage of cotton in domestic industry, which would add overall growth in the national GDP.
The ginner must also dry cotton to a recommended 6- to 7-percent moisture content, making it easier to separate trash from the fiber.
90 a pound in 1864, blockade runners risked capture to bring cotton to England in return for arms for the Confederacy.
Charys and Cotton signed an agreement for Cotton to be acquired by Charys with closing scheduled for November 15, 2006.
Consumers perceive cotton to be natural, soft, and comfortable.