boll

noun \ ˈbōl \
Updated on: 9 Nov 2017

Definition of boll

: the usually roundish pod or capsule of some plants (such as cotton or flax)

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Origin and Etymology of boll

Middle English


Böll

biographical name \ ˈbəl , ˈbœl \

Definition of Böll

Heinrich Theodor 1917–1985 German writer

BOLL Defined for English Language Learners

boll

noun

Definition of boll for English Language Learners

  • : the part of the cotton plant that contains the seeds


BOLL Defined for Kids

boll

noun \ ˈbōl \

Definition of boll for Students

: the usually roundish pod of some plants
  • cotton bolls


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