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

n., pl. -seeds, (esp. collectively) -seed.
the seed of the cotton plant, yielding an oil.
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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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M2 PRESSWIRE-August 27, 2019-: Cottonseed Protein Market 2019 Global Trends, Market Share, Industry Size, Growth, Opportunities and Forecast to 2024
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However, researchers from the University of Georgia in Athens have found that adding cottonseed oil to a high-fat diet can actually decrease a person's LDL cholesterol levels.
Tajikistan buys petroleum products from Turkmenistan, refined cottonseed oil, and cement.
The aim of this study was to study the effects of fermentation and enzymatic hydrolysis treatment of cottonseed meal on crude protein (CP), water-soluble protein (WSP), amino acid (AA) and peptide fractions, and the AA digestibility and metabolic energy of fermented cottonseed meal (FCSM) and enzymatic hydrolyzed cotton seed meal (EHCSM) in white leghorn roosters.
Flip over a package of kosher-for-Passover cake mix (or mayonnaise, soup mandlen, potato chips, cooking sauces, Tam Tam crackers, matzo ball soup mix, canned tuna, margarine, or salad dressing, to name a few), and cottonseed oil is almost certain to show up in the ingredient list.
In late 2015, the National Cotton Council sought to convince the secretary of agriculture to designate cottonseed a "minor oilseed" and hence become eligible for PLC and ARC payments.
Cottonseed meal (CSM) is a rich source of protein, containing about 34% to 40% crude protein (CP) and approximately 22.5% high quality protein, as well as about 11% crude fiber, vitamin B, and organic phosphorus.