One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
In East Africa: the iroko tree, Milicia (or Chlorophora) excelsa (also "mvule tree"); the hardwood timber of this tree, used especially in cabinetmaking, building, and shipbuilding.
Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Journal of the Royal Geographical Society of London. From Swahili mvule (plural mivule). With form muvule compare Luganda muvule.
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