Definition of muga in English:

muga

(also moonga, mugga) (Australian, NZ munga)

noun

  • A wild silk obtained in Assam from the cocoons of the silkworm Antheraea assama (also "muga silk"); the silkworm itself (also "muga silkworm").

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in William Foster (b. 1591), Church of England clergyman and writer. From Assamese mugā.

Pronunciation

muga

/ˈmuːɡə/