Definition of fango in English:

fango

noun

  • usually as modifier Mud from thermal springs in Italy, used in curative treatment at spas and health clubs.

    ‘fango therapies’
    • ‘Fango is volcanic in origin. The mud is rich in minerals and promotes the release of toxins and relieves muscular and arthritic pain.’
    • ‘The fango is made of pure volcanic ash, and removes impurities, replaces minerals and gently exfoliates the skin.’

Origin

Early 20th century: Italian, literally ‘mud’.

Pronunciation

fango

/ˈfaNGō/