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cot'tonseed oil"




a brown-yellow, viscid oil with a nutlike odor, obtained from the seed of the cotton plant: used in the manufacture of soaps, hydrogenated fats, lubricants, and cosmetics, as a cooking and salad oil, and in medicine chiefly as a laxative.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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