Definition of harewood in English:

harewood

noun

mass noun
  • Stained sycamore wood used for making furniture.

    • ‘Sycamore is a hard, pale wood with a fine even grain. It is also known as Harewood.’
    • ‘The narrow rim around the outline of the rosette may be of the same light wood as the latter, or it may be made of gray harewood.’
    • ‘This is a form of curly maple that is called harewood in England.’

Origin

Late 17th century: from German dialect Ehre (from Latin acer ‘maple’) + wood.

Pronunciation

harewood

/ˈhɛːwʊd/