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The seed of the cotton plant, the source of cottonseed oil.


n, pl -seeds or -seed
(Agriculture) the seed of the cotton plant: a source of oil and fodder


(ˈkɒt nˌsid)

n., pl. -seeds, (esp. collectively) -seed.
the seed of the cotton plant, yielding an oil.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cottonseed - seed of cotton plants; source of cottonseed oil
cottonseed oil - edible oil pressed from cottonseeds
oil-rich seed, oilseed - any of several seeds that yield oil
cotton plant, cotton - erect bushy mallow plant or small tree bearing bolls containing seeds with many long hairy fibers
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Few people realize that 60% of a cotton crop, by weight, enters the food chain in the form of cottonseed oil which is used widely in processed foods, and as cottonseed feed for cows, ending up in meat and dairy products.
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Laird is now working on a new application with Cotton incorporated of Raleigh, North Carolina: to dry cottonseed coated with a wet cornstarch solution to create a flowable product for cattle feed.
Other items making up the remaining value and volume of trade (approximately 5%) in the period were cottonseed, palm kernel, linseed, sesame seed and castor beans.
We consider the extraction of edible oil from cottonseed as a case study.
com/research/941cdc/the_2009_world_for) has announced the addition of the "The 2009 World Forecasts of Cottonseed Oil and Its Fractions Export Supplies" report to their offering.
Great Britain, Turkey, Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Ukraine and Kyrgyzstan bought large-capacity motor vehicles, cottonseed oil, food products, textiles and karakul wool.
During the early years of Farm Credit and the Banks for Cooperatives, both cottonseed and soybean processing cooperatives participated in annual performance studies.
8 -- Lint prices remained on the higher side amid short supply of cottonseed due to rains while stakeholders in major stations in Sindh and Punjab remained entangled in price war, traders said Saturday.
BCS gives DAS license to commercialize the GlyTol glyphosate tolerant technology in DAS' PhytoGen cottonseed varieties in the U.