Definitions for babulbəˈbul, ˈbɑ bul

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ba•bulbəˈbul, ˈbɑ bul(n.)

  1. an acacia tree, Acacia nilotica, of tropical Africa, that yields gum arabic, tannin, and a hard wood.

    Category: Plants

Origin of babul:

1815–25; orig., a S Asian subspecies < Hindi babūl < Pers


  1. babul(Noun)

    A tree native to South Asia, Acacia nilotica subsp. indica.


  1. Babul

    Babul or is a 1950 Bollywood film directed by S.U. Sunny produced and with music direction by Naushad. The film stars Dilip Kumar, Munawar Sultana and Nargis. A box-office success, the film became the second highest earning film of 1950, earning an approximate gross of Rs. 1,25,00,000 and a nett gross of Rs. 70,00,000.


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