Definition of Chaulmoogra

1. Noun. East Indian tree with oily seeds yield chaulmoogra oil used to treat leprosy.




Definition of Chaulmoogra

1. Noun. A tree found in Southeast Asia, ''Hydnocarpus wightiana'', the source of chaulmoogra oil. ¹

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Definition of Chaulmoogra

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chaulmoogra

chauffeur's fracture
chauffeured
chauffeuring
chauffeurless
chauffeurs
chauffeuse
chauffing
chauffs
chaufing
chauldron
chauldrons
chaulk
chaulked
chaulking
chaulks
chaulmoogra (current term)
chaulmoogra oil
chaulmoogra oils
chaulmoogra tree
chaulmoogras
chaulmoogric acid
chaulmugra
chaumer
chaumers
chaunce
chaunced
chauncel
chaunceler
chaunceller
chauncellor

Literary usage of Chaulmoogra

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1. The Oxford Medicine by Henry Asbury Christian, James Mackenzie (1920)
"Results of " chaulmoogra" Treatment It is generally agreed that the ... ten years (1922-1931), during which systematic chaulmoogra treatment was used. ..."

2. Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Preventive Medicine by G. Koehler, Bernard Fantus, William Augustus Evans (1917)
"chaulmoogra oil 60 ml. Camphorated olive oil 60 ml. This mixture was sterilized and injected under the skin of the arms or legs, using at first 1 ml. weekly ..."

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