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cottonseed oil

 
a fixed oil from seeds of cultivated varieties of the cotton plant, (Gossypium); used as a solvent and vehicle for drugs.

cot·ton·seed oil

(kot'ŏn-sēd oyl),
The refined fixed oil obtained from the seed of cultivated plants of various varieties of Gossypium hirsutum or of other species of Gossypium (family Malvaceae); a solvent.

cot·ton·seed oil

(kot'ŏn-sēd oyl)
The refined fixed oil obtained from the seed of cultivated plants of various varieties of Gossypium hirsutum or of other species of Gossypium; a solvent.

cottonseed

seed of the cotton plant. Made into cake after oil extraction and used as feed for livestock.

cottonseed cake
or meal contains gossypol and causes hepatitis and degeneration of cardiac muscle. The clinical syndrome includes dullness, weakness, dyspnea and edema. Usually fed as decorticated cake because of the high fiber content of the raw product.
cottonseed hulls
winnowed from the cotton seeds and used as roughage for ruminants. Have negligible feed value but are an effective diluent for grain because of the ease with which they can be handled by mechanical equipment.
cottonseed oil
used topically as an emollient.
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But fall in demand for both cotton and cotton seed oil cakes put prices under pressure again.
In addition Egyptian cotton seed were started to crush in Europe at small level in early 19th Century while in America the first cotton seed oil production was attempted in 1768.
To determine the peroxide values of cotton seed oils a sample of about 5 gram of cotton seed oil weighed accurately and dissolved in 30ml of a mixture of acetic acid and chloroform (3:2 V/V).
Constant speed performance is conducted at different injection pressure of diesel, cotton seed oil and blends of cotton seed oil- diesel.
The study points out that quality of cotton seed products is impaired by the presence of a terpenoid compound gossypol, which causes discolouration in cotton seed oil and in egg yolks when cotton seed meal is fed to poultry, reduces availability of lysine in cotton seed protein, and causes toxicity if cotton seed meal is fed in excess to poultry.
The unextracted oil finds its way to the oil-cake used for animal nutrition, is pertinent to mention that cotton seed oil is contributing almost half of the indigenous edible oil supply.
00 COTTON SEED-Not available COTTON SEED OIL-Not available COTTON SEED OIL CAKE-Not available PULSES.
For deposit manats, businessmen from China, USA, UK, Switzerland, UAE, Turkey, India, Pakistan, Afghanistan Azerbaijan, Ukraine, Kyrgyzstan bought lifting equipment, textiles, cotton seed oil, cotton yarn, wool (karakul, camel and goat), regenerated fiber, totaling about 24 million manats.
The company is into cotton seed solvent extraction, cotton seed de-oiled cakes, and crude cotton seed oil, with technology imported from Germany.
Seven momarsa for the supply of (a) 300 tons yellow dent corn, (b) 300 tons sugar beat residuals, (c) 200 tons cotton seed oil, (d) 200 tons wheat bran, (e) 150 tons sunflower seed meal, (f) 100 tons rice milling residuals, also (g) soybean meal.
The ratings, however, take comfort from the favourable location at Gondal (Rajkot) with availability of high quality raw material, the favourable demand outlook for edible oil in India and the strong market for cotton seed oil in Gujarat.