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Definitions of alder:
  • noun:   north temperate shrubs or trees having toothed leaves and conelike fruit; bark is used in tanning and dyeing and the rot-resistant wood
  • noun:   wood of any of various alder trees; resistant to underwater rot; used for bridges etc
  • name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #10131)

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