white alder

noun

Definition of white alder

  1. 1a :  any of several native alders (as Alnus rhombifolia) of western North America b :  gray alder

  2. 2 :  any shrub or tree of the genus Clethra

  3. 3 :  a southern African tree (Platylophus trifoliatus) of the family Cunoniaceae

  4. 4 :  privet andromeda

  5. 5 :  a winterberry (Ilex verticillata)

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1746

First Known Use of white alder

1746


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