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Any of several silky fibers from the seedpods of certain plants, such as the kapok tree.
(Botany) any of various silky fibres obtained from the seed pods of certain plants. See also kapok
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|Noun||1.||vegetable silk - a plant fiber from the kapok tree; used for stuffing and insulation|
cushioning, padding - artifact consisting of soft or resilient material used to fill or give shape or protect or add comfort