Definition of Chaulmugra

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




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chaulmugra

chauffing
chauffs
chaufing
chauldron
chauldrons
chaulk
chaulked
chaulking
chaulks
chaulmoogra
chaulmoogra oil
chaulmoogra oils
chaulmoogra tree
chaulmoogras
chaulmoogric acid
chaulmugra (current term)
chaumer
chaumers
chaunce
chaunced
chauncel
chaunceler
chaunceller
chauncellor
chauncellour
chauncelor
chauncelour
chaunces
chauncest
chaunceth

Literary usage of Chaulmugra

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1. The Retrospect of Medicine by William Braithwaite (1879)
"The addition of an alcoholic solution of opium lessens the pain of an application.—Lancet, Nov. 9, 1878, p. 654. 83.—TREATMENT OF LEPROSY.—chaulmugra OIL. ..."

2. American Druggist (1889)
"GREAT strides have been made with chaulmugra Oil in England in regard to its application ... The properties of chaulmugra oil applied externally in bruises, ..."

3. Medicinal Plants: Being Descriptions with Original Figures of the Principal by Robert Bentley, Henry Trimen (1880)
"When pure the oil is described as clear, of a pale sherry colour, with the odour of chaulmugra, and a sp. gr. of 0'900. By keeping it throws down a granular ..."

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