alder alder  /ˈɔl dər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) wood of any of various alder trees; resistant to underwater rot; used for bridges etc
  2. (n) north temperate shrubs or trees having toothed leaves and conelike fruit; bark is used in tanning and dyeing and the wood is rot-resistant

Usage(s):

  1. But that European bug is also associated with alder trees rather than sycamores.
  2. The trees are local beech, ash, oak, alder and willow, among others but the money behind them isn't.
  3. Flusters the low light rising through alder tangle.

News

  1. Miller, Pioneers club Harrison Central; advance to Division II state title game By TIM Miller

    Pictured left - Pioneer pitcher Brad Miller fires the ball toward the plate Friday morning at Huntington Park. Miller fanned eight and scattered six hits as Alder beat Harrison Central 11-1 in the Division II state semifinals.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Marysville Journal-Tribune

  2. Platt: Alder and Pearl & Ash Deliver More Than They Promise

    Like all great experimental artists , Wylie Dufresne has had times, during the course of his long and storied ­career, when he has strived so mightily to stay ahead of the curve that he’s ­ended up being ever so slightly behind it. Alder , which opened not long ago in a dimly lit bolt-hole of a space on lower ­Second Avenue, appears to have been ­designed to remedy this problem in one fell swoop ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: New York Magazine

  3. Jonathan Alder 11, Harrison Central 1: Alder rides offense, Miller to state final

    Jonathan Alder pitcher Brad Miller is a self-described sleep-in kind of guy, but he popped out of bed at 5:30 a.m. yesterday and ran 1 mile to get the blood circulating. It was the biggest day of his baseball life, with a starting assignment against Cadiz Harrison Central in a Division II state tournament semifinal at 10 a.m.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: The Columbus Dispatch

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Quotes

  1. Pauline, of St Ambrose Road, Widnes, said: "Mark was a happy-go-lucky lad. He was always laughing and joking. Everyone loved him. I want to thank Alder Hey. They couldn't have done more for him."
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: St Ambrose Source: Runcorn World

  2. Foundation spokesman and Sir David's son Aidan Barclay said: "We are both delighted to have the opportunity to play a small part, together with the staff, nurses and doctors, to help improve the lives of the many children who pass through Alder...
    on Dec 11, 2007 By: Aidan Barclay Source: Liverpool Echo

  3. "Bryon Eagon has all the tools needed to be a great alder. He's bright, works hard, understands his district and cares deeply about the people he will represent," Cieslewicz said in a statement. "Bryon will be a strong voice for students on...
    on Mar 3, 2009 By: Dave Cieslewicz Source: UW Badger Herald

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