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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

- Alders are trees comprising the genus Alnus in the birch family Betulaceae. The genus comprises about 35 species of monoecious trees and shrubs, a few...
- In organic chemistry, the Diels–Alder reaction is a chemical reaction between a conjugated diene and a substituted alkene, commonly termed the dienophile...
- Alder Lake is Intel's codename for the 12th-generation of Intel Core processors based on a hybrid architecture utilizing Golden Cove high-performance...
- 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 Biopharmaceuticals is a pharmaceutical development company based in Bot****, Washington. Alder specializes in therapeutic monoclonal antibodies....
- 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...
- Alnus glutinosa, the common alder, black alder, European alder, European black alder, or just alder, is a species of tree in the family Betulaceae, native...
- Alder is a surname. Notable people with the surname include: Alan Alder (1937–2019), Australian ballet dancer Alison Alder (born 1958), Australian screenprinter...
- Kurt Alder (German: [ˈaldɐ]; 10 July 1902 – 20 June 1958) was a German chemist and Nobel laureate. Alder was born in the industrial area of Königshütte...