silk-cotton tree

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silk-cotton tree (plural silk-cotton trees)

  1. Any of several large tropical trees:
    1. Bombax ceiba, native to much of tropical and temperate Asia and Australasia.
    2. Ceiba pentandra, native to the American tropics and west Africa.
    3. Cochlospermum religiosum, native to the Asian tropics.

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