Synonyms of alder


1. alder, wood

usage: wood of any of various alder trees; resistant to underwater rot; used for bridges etc

2. alder, alder tree, tree

usage: north temperate shrubs or trees having toothed leaves and conelike fruit; bark is used in tanning and dyeing and the wood is rot-resistant

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