Definition of ironwood in English:

ironwood

Pronunciation /ˈīərnˌwo͝od/ /ˈaɪərnˌwʊd/

noun

  • Any of a number of trees that produce very hard timber.

    a southern African tree of the olive family (Olea laurifolia, family Oleaceae)a North American tree related to the hornbeam (Ostrya virginiana, family Betulaceae)