silk cotton tree


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silk cotton tree

[′silk ¦kät·ən ‚trē]
(botany)
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In I, Tituba, Black Witch of Salem, Conde uses the silk cotton tree as a foreshadowing device.
Of course the silk cotton tree is protected by the folklore that reigns with vigour in these parts.
On March 11, 1797, he married Frances Fanny Herbert Nelson under the silk cotton tree just down the road from the Montpelier Plantation Inn.