cotton tree

noun

1
: any of various trees belonging to the genera Bombax and Ceiba
especially : ceiba sense 2a
2
3
: either of two cottonwoods (Populus balsamifera and P. heterophylla)
4
5
Australia : majagua sense a

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“Cotton tree.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cotton%20tree. Accessed 26 Feb. 2024.

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