speckled alder

noun
common shrub of Canada and northeastern United States having shoots scattered with rust-colored down
Syn: ↑Alnus rugosa
Hypernyms: ↑alder, ↑alder tree
Member Holonyms: ↑Alnus, ↑genus Alnus

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noun
: a common shrub (Alnus rugosa) of the north temperate zone with oval leaves and catkins that flower much before the leaves expand

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • speckled alder — baltalksnis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Beržinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, medieninis augalas (Alnus incana), paplitęs Europoje ir vakarų Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Alnus incana angl. gray alder; hoary alder; speckled alder; white alder vok …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • speckled alder — raukšlėtasis alksnis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Beržinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis augalas (Alnus rugosa), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Alnus rugosa angl. speckled alder; swamp alder; tag alder pranc. aulne… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • alder — /awl deuhr/, n. 1. any shrub or tree belonging to the genus Alnus, of the birch family, growing in moist places in northern temperate or colder regions and having toothed, simple leaves and flowers in catkins. 2. any of various trees or shrubs… …   Universalium

  • Alder — /ahl deuhr/; Ger. /ahl deuhrdd/, n. Kurt /kerrt/; Ger. /koorddt/, 1902 58, German chemist: Nobel prize 1950. * * * Any of about 30 species of ornamental shrubs and trees in the genus Alnus, of the birch family, found throughout the Northern… …   Universalium

  • Alder — Taxobox name = Alder image caption = Alnus serrulata (Tag Alder) Male catkins on right, mature female catkins left Johnsonville, South Carolina regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Fagales familia = Betulaceae… …   Wikipedia

  • alder tree — noun north temperate shrubs or trees having toothed leaves and conelike fruit; bark is used in tanning and dyeing and the wood is rot resistant • Syn: ↑alder • Hypernyms: ↑tree • Hyponyms: ↑common alder, ↑European black alder, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • green alder — noun 1. North American shrub with light green leaves and winged nuts • Syn: ↑Alnus veridis crispa, ↑Alnus crispa • Hypernyms: ↑alder, ↑alder tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Alnus, ↑genu …   Useful english dictionary

  • gray alder — baltalksnis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Beržinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, medieninis augalas (Alnus incana), paplitęs Europoje ir vakarų Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Alnus incana angl. gray alder; hoary alder; speckled alder; white alder vok …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • hoary alder — baltalksnis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Beržinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, medieninis augalas (Alnus incana), paplitęs Europoje ir vakarų Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Alnus incana angl. gray alder; hoary alder; speckled alder; white alder vok …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • white alder — baltalksnis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Beržinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, medieninis augalas (Alnus incana), paplitęs Europoje ir vakarų Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Alnus incana angl. gray alder; hoary alder; speckled alder; white alder vok …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

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