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Definition of Alder

Alder
Alder Al"der ([add]l"d[~e]r), Aller Al"ler ([add]l"l[~e]r), a. [From ealra, alra, gen. pl. of AS. eal. The d is excrescent.] Of all; -- used in composition; as, alderbest, best of all, alderwisest, wisest of all. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
Alder
Alder Al"der ([add]l"d[~e]r), n. [OE. aldir, aller, fr. AS. alr, aler, alor, akin to D. els, G. erle, Icel. erlir, erli, Swed. al, Dan. elle, el, L. alnus, and E. elm.] (Bot.) A tree, usually growing in moist land, and belonging to the genus Alnus. The wood is used by turners, etc.; the bark by dyers and tanners. In the U. S. the species of alder are usually shrubs or small trees. Black alder. (a) A European shrub (Rhamnus frangula); Alder buckthorn. (b) An American species of holly (Ilex verticillata), bearing red berries.

Meaning of Alder from wikipedia

- Alder is the common name of a genus of flowering plants (Alnus) belonging to the birch family Betulaceae. The genus comprises about 35 species of monoecious...
- In organic chemistry, the Diels–Alder reaction is a chemical reaction between a conjugated diene and a substituted alkene, commonly termed the dienophile...
- Joshua Alder (7 April 1792 – 21 January 1867) was a British cheesemonger and amateur zoologist and malacologist. As such, he specialized in the Tunicata...
- Alder is the common name of Alnus, a genus of shrubs and small trees. Alder may also refer to: Alder (surname) Alder, Colorado Alder, Montana, United States...
- that name include: Alders Hanny Alders [de ; fy ; nl] (1946–2010), Dutch author Hans Alders (born 1952), Dutch politician Jacky Alders (born 1956), Belgian...
- Mike Alder (born Michael D. Alder) is an Australian mathematician who was an ****istant professor at the University of Western Australia. Alder is known...
- Alder Biopharmaceuticals is a pharmaceutical development company based in Bot****, Washington. Alder specializes in therapeutic monoclonal antibodies....
- Alder Hey Children's Hospital is a children's hospital and NHS foundation trust in West Derby, Liverpool, England. It is one of the largest children's...
- USCGC Alder (WLB-216) is a Juniper-cl****, 225-foot (69 m) seagoing buoy tender of the United States Coast Guard. Alder was built by Marinette Marine Corporation...
- Alder is a census-designated place (CDP) in Madison County, Montana, United States. The po****tion was 116 at the 2000 census. Alder takes its name from...
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