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Pima cotton

noun, (often lowercase)
1.
a variety of fine cotton developed from Egyptian cotton, produced in the southwestern U.S., used chiefly in the manufacture of shirts, ties, etc.
Also called Pima.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40, Americanism; after Pima Co., Arizona
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