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black alder Explained

Black alder at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

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.

black alder at English (WD) Of Explained:

Category: File - :Alder in lake.jpg|thumb|a black alder growing in a lake in Poland
Inter: wikipedia » Alnus glutinosa


Inter: en-noun » head=black alder|s|-
  • Inter: countable » uncountable A tree, Inter: taxlink » Alnus glutinosa|species, of many practical uses, growing in moist circumstances in Europe.
    1. Inter: uncountabl » e Wood or other product of the tree.
    2. An alternative name for the American winterberry, Inter: taxlink » Ilex verticillata|species.


      * common alder, European alder

      Derived terms

      * black alder winterberry


      Inter: trans-top » Alnus glutinosa tree

  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|tervaleppä
  • Italian: Inter: t- » it|ontano nero|m
  • Russian: Inter: t- » ru|ольха клейкая|f|sc=Cyrl|tr=ol'xá kléjkaja, Inter: t- » ru|ольха чёрная|f|sc=Cyrl|tr=ol'xá čórnaja

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Slovene: Inter: t- » sl|črna jelša
    • Spanish: Inter: qualifier » Castilian Spanish Inter: t- » es|aliso|m, Inter: qualifier » Castilian Spanish Inter: t- » es|alisos|m|p

    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » wood or other product
    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Category: Category:en:Trees -
    Translation: fy » black alder
    Translation: pl » black alder
    Translation: fi » black alder