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cotton-thistle

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  • Cotton thistle — Cotton Cot ton (k[o^]t t n), n. [F. coton, Sp. algodon the cotton plant and its wool, coton printed cotton, cloth, fr. Ar. qutun, alqutun, cotton wool. Cf. {Acton}, {Hacqueton}.] 1. A soft, downy substance, resembling fine wool, consisting of the …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cotton thistle — Thistle This tle, n. [OE. thistil, AS. [thorn]istel; akin to D. & G. distel, OHG. distila, distil, Icel. [thorn]istill, Sw. tistel, Dan. tidsel; of uncertain origin.] (Bot.) Any one of several prickly composite plants, especially those of the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cotton thistle — Taxobox name = Cotton Thistle image width = 250px regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Asterales familia = Asteraceae subfamilia = Carduoideae tribus = Cynareae genus = Onopordum species = O. acanthium binomial …   Wikipedia

  • cotton thistle — noun biennial Eurasian white hairy thistle having pale purple flowers; naturalized in North America • Syn: ↑woolly thistle, ↑Scotch thistle, ↑Onopordum acanthium, ↑Onopordon acanthium • Hypernyms: ↑thistle • Member Holony …   Useful english dictionary

  • cotton thistle — dygliuotoji kardažolė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Astrinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis augalas (Onopordum acanthium), paplitęs pietų Europoje ir pietvakarių Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Onopordum acanthium angl. cotton thistle; cotton …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • cotton-thistle — dygliuotoji kardažolė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Astrinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis augalas (Onopordum acanthium), paplitęs pietų Europoje ir pietvakarių Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Onopordum acanthium angl. cotton thistle; cotton …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • cotton-thistle — kardažolė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Astrinių (Asteraceae) šeimos augalų gentis (Onopordum). atitikmenys: lot. Onopordum angl. cotton thistle; giant thistle; Scotch thistle vok. Eseldistel rus. татарник lenk. popłoch …   Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

  • cotton thistle. — See Scotch thistle. [1540 50] * * * …   Universalium

  • cotton thistle. — See Scotch thistle. [1540 50] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cotton — Cot ton (k[o^]t t n), n. [F. coton, Sp. algodon the cotton plant and its wool, coton printed cotton, cloth, fr. Ar. qutun, alqutun, cotton wool. Cf. {Acton}, {Hacqueton}.] 1. A soft, downy substance, resembling fine wool, consisting of the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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