white silk-cotton tree

noun

Definition of white silk-cotton tree

: an East Indian tree (Cochlospermum religiosum) that yields a gum and has seed pods which yield a fiber — compare bassora gum, kumbi

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“White silk-cotton tree.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/white%20silk-cotton%20tree. Accessed 1 Aug. 2021.

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