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cottonwood


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cottonwood  \Cot"ton*wood`\  (-w[oo^]d`),  n.  (Bot.) 
  An  American  tree  of  the  genus  {Populus}  or  poplar,  having  the 
  seeds  covered  with  abundant  cottonlike  hairs;  esp.,  the  {P. 
  monilifera}  and  {P.  angustifolia}  of  the  Western  United 
  States. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  cottonwood 
  n  1:  any  of  several  North  American  trees  of  the  genus  Populus 
  having  a  tuft  of  cottony  hairs  on  the  seed 
  2:  American  basswood  of  the  Allegheny  region  [syn:  {white 
  basswood},  {Tilia  heterophylla}] 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Cottonwood,  AL  (town,  FIPS  17824) 
  Location:  31.05558  N,  85.30137  W 
  Population  (1990):  1385  (566  housing  units) 
  Area:  14.3  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  36320 
  Cottonwood,  AZ  (city,  FIPS  16410) 
  Location:  34.73452  N,  112.02441  W 
  Population  (1990):  5918  (2768  housing  units) 
  Area:  13.7  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  86326 
  Cottonwood,  CA  (CDP,  FIPS  16630) 
  Location:  40.39032  N,  122.27998  W 
  Population  (1990):  1747  (703  housing  units) 
  Area:  2.9  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  96022 
  Cottonwood,  ID  (city,  FIPS  18640) 
  Location:  46.05048  N,  116.34787  W 
  Population  (1990):  822  (353  housing  units) 
  Area:  2.1  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  83522 
  Cottonwood,  MN  (city,  FIPS  13564) 
  Location:  44.60990  N,  95.67083  W 
  Population  (1990):  982  (416  housing  units) 
  Area:  2.0  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  56229 
  Cottonwood,  SD  (town,  FIPS  14220) 
  Location:  43.96552  N,  101.90183  W 
  Population  (1990):  12  (6  housing  units) 
  Area:  2.4  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  57775 
  Cottonwood,  TX  (city,  FIPS  17200) 
  Location:  32.45690  N,  96.39148  W 
  Population  (1990):  156  (64  housing  units) 
  Area:  4.4  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Cottonwood,  UT 
  Zip  code(s):  84121 




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