Gossypium hirsutum

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Noun1.Gossypium hirsutum - native tropical American plant now cultivated in the United States yielding short-staple cotton
cotton plant, cotton - erect bushy mallow plant or small tree bearing bolls containing seeds with many long hairy fibers
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Response of the photosynthetic apparatus of cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) to the onset of drought stress under field conditions studied by gas-exchange analysis and chlorophyll fluorescence imaging.
Seeds of the Gossypium herbaceum and Gossypium hirsutum species of cotton are most commonly used to extract cottonseed oil.
Genetic variability and positive correlations were observed for yield traits in Gossypium hirsutum L.
The cotton crop (Gossypium hirsutum L.) is a species of great importance for the agricultural sector in the world, as highlights the works of Khalafalla & Abdellatef (2008), Almeida et al.
Gossypium hirsutum, commonly known as Upland cotton or Mexican cotton, is the unlikely cousin of the hibiscus.
The history of Mississippi, noble and ignoble, joyful and woebegone, is intertwined with cotton, Gossypium hirsutum, a plant of the Mallow or Hibiscus family.
Cottonseed (Gossypium hirsutum) meal is a natural source of protein, fiber and energy.
Gossypium hirsutum is one of the most significant crops (fiber/food) and native to tropical and subtropical regions in the world.