Definition of iroko
: a large tropical western African tree (Chlorophora excelsa) of the mulberry family having strong streaky insect-resistant wood which is often used as a teak substitute; also : this wood
Origin and Etymology of iroko
First Known Use: 1890See Words from the same year
Learn More about iroko
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up iroko? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).