cottonseed meal

The residue of ground cottonseed after extraction of cottonseed oil; used as a constituent of oilseed cake

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  • Cottonseed meal — A meal made from hulled cotton seeds after the oil has been expressed. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cottonseed meal — is the byproduct remaining after cotton is ginned and the seeds crushed and the oil extracted. The remaining meal is usually used for animal feed and in organic fertilizers.[1] However, the meal can be fed only to adult ruminants because it… …   Wikipedia

  • cottonseed meal — ☆ cottonseed meal n. hulled cottonseed ground up after the oil has been removed, used as fertilizer and fodder …   English World dictionary

  • cottonseed meal — noun : a meal high in protein obtained in the production of cottonseed oil usually by grinding cottonseed cake and used as a feed for livestock and as a fertilizer * * * cotton cake when pulverized. [1855 60, Amer.] * * * cottonseed meal,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • cottonseed meal — cotton cake when pulverized. [1855 60, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • cottonseed meal — /kɒtnsid ˈmil/ (say kotnseed meel) noun → cotton cake …   Australian English dictionary

  • cottonseed — /kot n seed /, n., pl. cottonseeds, (esp. collectively) cottonseed. the seed of the cotton plant, yielding an oil. [1785 95; COTTON + SEED] * * * ▪ seed       seed of the cotton plant, important commercially for its oil and other products.… …   Universalium

  • meal — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. repast, refection; breakfast, dinner, lunch, etc.; powder, grits. Slang, feed, eats. See food, powderiness. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Ground feed] Syn. bran, farina, grits, groats, fodder, provender,… …   English dictionary for students

  • cottonseed feed — noun : a mixture of cottonseed hulls and cottonseed meal containing less than 36 percent protein …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cotton — For other uses, see Cotton (disambiguation). Cotton Hi …   Wikipedia

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