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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...
- 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 Lake is a 7 mi (11 km) long reservoir on the Nisqually River in Eatonville, Washington in the U.S. state of Washington, which was created by the...
- 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...
- Alder Biopharmaceuticals is a pharmaceutical development company based in Bot****, Washington. Alder specializes in therapeutic monoclonal antibodies....
- Ray Alder (born as Raymond Balderrama on August 20, 1967) is an American musician. He is the lead vocalist of the progressive metal band Fates Warning...
- Alder is a census-designated place (CDP) in Pierce County, Washington, United States. The po****tion was 227 at the 2010 census. The community is located...
- Alder Island may refer to: Canada Alder Island (New Brunswick), an island in Charlotte County, New Brunswick, Canada Alder Island (Haida Gwaii), an island...
- 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...
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