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cotton

 [kot´'n]
1. a plant of the genus Gossypium.
2. a textile material derived from the seeds of this plant.
absorbable cotton oxidized cellulose.
absorbent cotton (purified cotton) cotton freed from impurities, bleached, and sterilized; used as a surgical dressing.

Cot·ton

(kot'ŏn),
Frank A., 20th-century U.S. chemist. See: Cotton effect.

cot·ton

(kot'ŏn),
The white, fluffy, fibrous covering of the seeds of a plant of the genus Gossypium (family Malvaceae); used extensively in surgical dressings.
[Ar. qútun]

cotton

/cot·ton/ (kot´'n) a plant of the genus Gossypium, or a textile material derived from its seeds.
absorbable cotton  oxidized cellulose.
absorbent cotton , purified cotton cotton freed from impurities, bleached, and sterilized; used as a surgical dressing.

cotton

[kot′n]
1 a plant of the genus Gossypium.
2 a textile material derived from the seeds of this plant.
Drug slang noun A regional term for cash
Imaging adjective Referring to a pattern of wispy radiopacification

gos·sy·pol

(gos'i-pol)
(Gossypium hirsutum) This plant's parts are thought to be of value as a male contraceptive (clinical studies done); other uses are as an antineoplastic and vaginal spermicide. Adverse effects reported include heart failure, hepatotoxicity, nephrotoxicity, and, with oral ingestion of seeds, death by poisoning.
Synonym(s): cotton.
[gossypium, + -ol]

cotton,

n Latin name:
Gossypium herbaceum; parts used: bark, seeds, leaves, flowers, root bark; uses: in Ayurveda, pacifies vata dosha (sweet, astringent, light, oily), antifertility, antibacterial, antiviral, antimutagen, antitumor, emmenagogue, expectorant, amenorrhea, dysentery, (seeds) rheumatism, (leaves) diuretic; precautions: none known. Also called
kapas or
tundakesi.
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Cotton.

cot·ton

(kot'ŏn)
The white, fluffy, fibrous covering of the seeds of a plant of the genus Gossypium; used extensively in surgical dressings.
[Ar. qùtun]

cotton

see suture (3, 4), gossypium.

cotton bush (commercial cotton)
plant Gossypium spp. in the family Malvaceae; seeds contain gossypol, a toxic phenol which causes cardiomyopathy, hepatopathy and edema in all organs.
cotton seed meal
meal or cake residue after extrusion of oil; used as livestock feed but toxic because of presence of gossypol.
cotton test
a test of vision in animals; a piece of cotton is dropped within the field of vision. A dog or cat with normal vision will follow the cotton as it descends.
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2001) replaced 50% fishmeal with cotton seed meal diet and observed that such changes in diet do not affect growth and survival of Oreochromis sp.
During present study significantly higher growth performance, SGR and better FCR were observed in T3 and T1 than rest of the treatments and control which suggested that fish fed on guar meal and cotton seed meal, and guar meal and canola meal performs better than the rest of the combinations (Table III).
1CGM, CM, CSM and SFM stand for corn gluten meal, canola meal, cotton seed meal and sunflower meal, respectively.
Effect of carbohydrate sources and levels of cotton seed meal in concentrate on feed intake, nutrient digestibility, rumen fermentation and microbial protein synthesis in young dairy bulls.
Factor A was carbohydrate sources; cassava chip (CC) or Cassava chip [+ or -] Rice bran in the ratio of 3:1 (CR3:1), and Factor B was cotton seed meal levels in concentrate; 109 g CP/kg (LCM) and 328 g CP/kg (HCM) at similar overall CP levels (490 g CP/kg).
The results showed that 40 percent (n=10) of maize, 30% of sun flower meal and corn gluten meal, 28% of wheat, 25% of corn gluten meal, 24% of barley, 20 % of rice, sorghum, peanut meal, soybean meal, guar meal, corn gluten and rice polish, 15 % of wheat bran, fish meal, cotton seed meal and rape seed meal, 12% of grams, 10% of blood meal and meat meal and 4% of millet were contaminated with OA.
Supply of different cattle fodder to Al Marj Fodder Factory including (a) 450 tons imported yellow dent corn of grade 2, (b) 250 tons extracted cotton seed meal by means of organic dissolvent, (c) unpeeled sunflower seeds, (d) 210 tons rough wheat bran, also (e) 50 tons soybean meal of 44 % protein in 5 lots.
Supply of (a) 250 tons soybean meal of 44 % protein & (b) 150 tons unpeeled cotton seed meal in two lots.
Seven momarsa for the supply of (a) 200 tons yellow dent corn, (b) 100 tons local maize, (c) 200 tons extracted cotton seed meal & (d) 150 tons sunflower seed meal (e) 30 tons soybean meal, (f) 200 tons wheat bran & (g) 50 tons d.
Three momarsa for the supply of (a) 200 tons yellow dent corn, (b) 150 tons cotton seed meal, also (c) 200 tons wheat bran.
Eight tenders for the supply of (a) imported yellow dent corn, (b) glutovid, (c) soybean meal, (d) cotton seed meal, (e) sunflower seeds meal, (f) rice milling residuals, (g) dry clover & (h) di calcium phosphate, minerals & vitamins.
Five momarsa for the supply of (a) 250 tons yellow dent corn, (b) 150 tons wheat bran, (c) 150 tons rice milling residual, (d) 75 tons cotton seed meal, also (e) 100 tons glut feed all required for Shabra Zingi Fodder Factory.