iroko

noun iro·ko \ ə-ˈrō-(ˌ)kō \

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

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Origin and Etymology of iroko

Yoruba ìrokò


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