Definition of Cotton cake

1. Noun. The solid matter remaining after oil has been pressed from cottonseeds.

Exact synonyms: Cottonseed Cake
Generic synonyms: Residue

Lexicographical Neighbors of Cotton Cake

cotton-dust asthma
cotton-fibre embolism
cotton-mill fever
cotton-root bark
cotton-seed tree
cotton-wool patches
cotton-wool spots
cotton ball
cotton boll
cotton bolls
cotton bollworm
cotton cake (current term)
cotton candy
cotton cloth
cotton flannel
cotton gin
cotton gins
cotton mill
cotton mouse
cotton on
cotton plant
cotton rat
cotton reel
cotton rose
cotton rush

Literary usage of Cotton cake

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Journal of the Royal Agricultural Society of England by Royal Agricultural Society of England (1881)
"In addition, the 3 bullocks in lot 1 received decorticated cotton-cake and maize-meal, and the bullocks in lot 2, linseed-cake. The bullocks were weighed ..."

2. The Genesee Farmer (1859)
"As a supplier of food, cotton cake is, therefore, superior to linseed ... linseed, there is much less mucilage and other respiratory matter in cotton cake. ..."

3. Nature by Norman Lockyer (1877)
"The stock which is to supply the farmyard manure for these experiments is to be fed with decorticated cotton-cake, which among purchased feeding stuffs has ..."

4. A Dictionary of Applied Chemistry by Thomas Edward Thorpe (1912)
"Thus, decorticated cotton cake or meal, ... cotton cake, beans, peas, and dried brewers' grains as moderately rich (20 to 25 pc) ; whilst wheat, oats, rye, ..."

5. The New England Farmer by Samuel W. Cole (1870)
"I. Cattle often take at once to it, and even when fed upon linseed cake they soon get accustomed to the taste of cotton cake, ..."

6. British Farmer's Magazine (1868)
"Of cotton cake these are many чг.-'|" in the market, but those best known to agriculturists an- following : viz., Thin decorticated cotton cake, ..."

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