mahua

noun
ma·hua | \ ˈmä(h)wə \
variants: or mohwa \ˈmō(w)ə \
plural -s

Definition of mahua 

: any of several East Indian trees of the genus Madhuca (especially M. latifolia or M. indica) with nectar-filled flowers that are used for food and in preparing an intoxicating drink — compare illupi

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History and Etymology for mahua

Hindi mahūā, from Sanskrit madhūka, from madhu sweet, honey, mead

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