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Portuguese translation of “cotton”

cotton

noun [no plural]
 
/ˈkɒt·ən/
B1 a plant used for making thread and cloth
algodão
B1 cloth that is made from the cotton plant
algodão
a cotton shirt
US (UK cotton wool) a soft mass of cotton, usually used for cleaning your skin
algodão hidrofílico
(Definition of cotton from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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