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ironwood:

see hornbeamhornbeam
or ironwood,
name in North America for two groups of trees of the family Betulaceae (birch family), native to the eastern half of the continent. Carpinus caroliniana, also called blue beech and water beech, has smooth gray bark.
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ironwood

[′ī·ərn ‚wu̇d]
(botany)
Any of a number of hardwood trees in the United States, including the American hornbeam, the buckwheat, and the eastern hophornbeam.

ironwood

1. any of various betulaceous trees, such as hornbeam, that have very hard wood
2. a Californian rosaceous tree, Lyonothamnus floribundus, with very hard wood
3. any of various other trees with hard wood, such as the mopani
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We thank Tom for his many contributions to Ironwood over the past few years, and we wish him well in his new role, said Peter Hecht, chief executive officer of Ironwood.
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