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ka·pok (k p k ). n. A silky fiber obtained from the fruit of the silk-cotton tree and used for insulation and as padding in pillows, mattresses, and life preservers.

Kapok is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Kapok books and related discussion.

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The Great Kapok Tree
The Great Kapok Tree. By Lynne Cherry. Parts (14): Narrator, The Man, Monkey, Boa, 2 Butterflies, Toucan, Frog, Jaguar,.
Premier Hi-Lite ClimaPlus KAPOK MSDS (English) - 41
PREMIER HI-LITE™ ClimaPlus™ KAPOK. MSDS #41-400-002. Page 1 of 9.
An investigation into the health of kapok workers
119 Subpart 160.047—Specification for a Buoyant Vest, Kapok or Fi
Nov 16, 2010 164.003—Kapok, Processed. (b) Plans.
Peace Between Banyan and Kapok Trees: Untangling Cambodia
Peace Between Banyan and. Kapok Trees: Untangling Cambodia through. Thavory Huot's Life Story.

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Canopy Kapok review: iPhone tripod mount for serious shutterbugs
The Canopy Kapok (shown here in white, but currently available only in black) adds a tripod-mount case and shutter-release buttons to your iPhone 4.
Canopy Kapok iPhone Case & Stand: Too Little, Too Late [Review]
14, 2011) When I initially stumbled across Canopy's Kapok ($70), it seemed like a groovy idea: A case that had dedicated buttons for shooting photos and video is exactly what the iPhone needs, I thought.
Put your iPhone movie-making on wheels with CineSkates
Although this soon-to-ship product isn't expressly designed for the iPhone, it can certainly work with one--so long as you pair it with an iPhone tripod-mount case like the Canopy Kapok.
The Great Kapok Tree a great show with a message
So, for those artistically-minded kids who desperately need some imagination fuel — or for any youngster, for that matter — I would highly recommend a summer outing to see The Great Kapok Tree.
A Fragile Show of Mayan Art
Most are painted in earthy colors of ocher, reds, oranges, blues and black, with motifs that include humans, deities, nature and wildlife—corn, water lilies, kapok trees, fish, birds, snakes and jaguars.

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Ceiba pentandra - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A pressed seed oil can be derived from from the seeds of the kapok tree.
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Kapok Tree - Ceiba pentandra
The Kapok tree is an emergent tree of the tropical rainforests, and is often described as majestic.
Kapok - Definition and More from the Free Merriam-Webster Dictionary
Definition of KAPOK.
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