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  1. upland cotton, Gossypium hirsutumnoun

    native tropical American plant now cultivated in the United States yielding short-staple cotton


  1. upland cotton

    Upland cotton, scientifically known as Gossypium hirsutum, is a species of cotton plant that is native to Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central America. It is the most widely planted species of cotton in the world, making up for around 90% of global cotton production. The term "upland" differentiates this variety from other types of cotton such as extra-long staple cotton. Upland cotton typically grows in temperate and sub-tropical regions and is known for its shorter fibers compared to other types. It is commonly used to produce cotton cloth, garments, and other textiles.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of upland cotton in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of upland cotton in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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