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upland cotton

noun
1.
a plant, Gossypium hirsutum, of warm regions of the New World, that is the chief commercial cotton crop in the U.S.
Also called American cotton.
Origin
1810-1820
1810-20, Americanism
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British Dictionary definitions for upland cotton

upland cotton

noun
1.
a tropical American cotton plant, Gossypium hirsutum, widely cultivated for its fibre
2.
the fibre of this plant, or the fabric woven from it
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