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cotton

noun [U]     /ˈkɒtən/
CLOTH
B1 cloth or thread that is produced from the cotton plant хлопок a cotton shirt/dressTextiles made from natural fibres
PLANT
a plant that produces a soft, white substance used for making thread and cloth хлопчатник Groups of crop plants and economic plantsCommon plants
FOR CLEANING US ( UK cotton wool)
a soft mass of cotton, usually used for cleaning your skin вата Toiletry and perfumesMedical dressings, supports and devices
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