The pod or capsule of a plant, as of flax or cotton; a pericarp of a globular form.
To form a boll or seed vessel; to go to seed.
the rounded seed-bearing capsule of a cotton or flax plant
the seed pod of the cotton plant
See cotton boll.
The fruit of a cotton plant which contains the seeds of the plant.
n. A round pod or seed-capsule, as a flax or cotton.
The fruiting structure of a cotton plant. It is made up of separate compartments called locks, in which cotton seeds and lint grow.