cotton thistle

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n cotton thistle biennial Eurasian white hairy thistle having pale purple flowers; naturalized in North America
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Cotton thistle Onopordon Acanthium.
    • Cotton thistle (Bot) the Scotch thistle. See under Thistle.
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Usage

In literature:

Mrs. Chick had found some last year's thistle-down and some this year's poplar cotton, and a horse-hair from the lane.
"Bird Stories" by Edith M. Patch
COTTON or SCOTCH THISTLE.
"The Manual of the Botany of the Northern United States" by Asa Gray
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In news:

Cotton Thistle to Stimulate Epidermal Regeneration.
Cotton Thistle to Stimulate Epidermal Regeneration.
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