owala oil

noun (1)
owa·​la oil | \ ōˈwälə\

Definition of owala oil

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a lubricant oil obtained from the seed of the owala tree

owala tree

noun (2)

Definition of owala tree (Entry 2 of 2)

: a tropical African tree (Pentaclethra africana) of the family Leguminosae having pods about two feet long and large flat seeds which yield owala oil

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History and Etymology for owala oil

Noun (1)

owala probably from Mpongwe owala, ovala, obala owala tree

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