Definition of muduga oil in English:

muduga oil

(also moodooga oil)

noun

  • A clear oil obtained from the seeds of the Indian tree Butea monosperma (family Fabaceae (Leguminosae)), used as a vermifuge.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in John Lindley (1799–1865), botanist and horticulturist. From Telugu mōduga the tree Butea monosperma + oil.

Pronunciation

muduga oil

/məˈduːɡə ˌɔɪl//ˈmuːdʊɡə ˌɔɪl/