[chawl-moo-gruh] /tʃɔlˈmu grə/
any of several trees of the genus Hydnocarpus (or Taraktogenos), of southeastern Asia, especially H. kurzii, the seeds of which yield chaulmoogra oil.
a tropical Asian tree, Taraktogenos (or Hydnocarpus) kurzii: family Flacourtiaceae
oil from the seed of this tree, used in treating leprosy
any of several similar or related trees
noun 1. a brownish-yellow oil or soft fat expressed from the seeds of a chaulmoogra tree, used formerly in the treatment of leprosy and skin diseases.
[shoh-mawn] /ʃoʊˈmɔ̃/ noun 1. a city in and the capital of Haute-Marne, in NE France. [oht-marn] /oʊtˈmarn/ noun 1. a department in E France. 2416 sq. mi. (6255 sq. km). Capital: Chaumont. /French otmarn/ noun 1. a department of NE France, in Champagne-Ardenne region. Capital: Chaumont. Pop: 190 983 (2003 est). Area: 6257 sq km […]
[chawnt, chahnt] /tʃɔnt, tʃɑnt/ noun, verb (used with or without object), Obsolete. 1. . /tʃɔːnt/ noun, verb 1. a less common variant of chant
[chawn-see, chahn-] /ˈtʃɔn si, ˈtʃɑn-/ noun 1. a male given name.