Anguilla Cotton

A variety of cotton produced on the Island of Anguilla in the West Indies. Reported to have been the original source of Sea Island Cotton, q.v. Seeds from Anguilla were planted on Sea Island in 1780.

Azo Dyes

A class of dyestuffs which contain a characteristic nitrogen grouping. Azo is a chemical term derived from the French word azote, which means nitrogen.


A raw cotton from Syria.