Definition of lacewood in English:



  • The timber of the plane tree.

    ‘The distinguishing feature of lacewood is the prominent ray flecks.’
    • ‘The lacewood has a very nice shimmer to it, and almost glows if you get it at the right angle.’
    • ‘That technique should bring out the curl but not obscure the beautiful rays of the lacewood.’
    • ‘A whole new world of exotic design possibilities abound with zen-like bamboo, luxurious lacewood, distinctive makore, or safari zebrawood to name a few.’
    • ‘However, I've found the oil tends to make the lacewood appear to be more uniform in color.’



/ˈlāswo͝od/ /ˈleɪswʊd/