For all your dictionary needs!
Header of Alnus


Video footage: Alnus
Play/pauseBuy footageFind more

Definition of the noun alnus

What does alnus mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. alders

Phrases with Alnus

Phrases starting with the word Alnus:

  1. Alnus Nana
  2. Alnus alnus
  3. Alnus Aurea
  4. Alnus Ovata
  5. alnus rubra
  6. Alnus Alpina
  7. alnus crispa
  8. Alnus Glauca
  9. alnus incana
  10. Alnus Jackii
  11. Alnus Mollis
  12. Alnus Pumila
  13. Alnus Repens
  14. alnus rugosa
  15. Alnus cordata
  16. Alnus Nagurae
  17. Alnus Oregana

Phrases ending with the word Alnus:

  1. genus alnus
  2. Betula Alnus
  3. Betula-Alnus

View more phrases with the word Alnus in thesaurus!

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Alnus

Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):

Google previewA glossary of North Country words, with their ethymology, and affinity to other languages ... (1846)

The alnus is the water tree ; and al-dur pleonastically signifies the same. Al would seem to be an older term than dur. Alnus is the name of a river in Scythia. Mart, vii., 29. Always, however, nevertheless.

Google previewCalifornia Riparian Systems (1984)

Ecology, Conservation, and Productive Management by Richard E. Warner, Kathleen M. Hendrix

Alnus (Alder) Alnus is a morphologically homogeneous genus of 35 species of deciduous trees and shrubs of the Northern Hemisphere and the Andes, and it has monoecious, anemophilous catkins and nutlets which vary among species in ...

Google previewKnight's Cyclopædia of the Industry of all Nations. 1851 (1851)

ALNUS is the botanical name for the genus of alder trees, which comprises many useful species. The common alder, called the alnus glutinosa, is an inhabitant of swamps and meadows in all parts of Europe, the north of Africa and Asia, and ...

Google previewMedical Toxicology of Natural Substances (2008)

Foods, Fungi, Medicinal Herbs, Plants, and Venomous Animals by Donald G. Barceloux

Frangula alnus is a shrubby tree native to Europe, western Asia, and North Africa that also occurs in the eastern United States as a non-native plant species. Rhamnus cathartica is indigenous to Europe and Asia, but this species also occurs in ...

Google previewGeological Survey Professional Paper

Alnus and Salix, with some Quercus and Betula, form the local species; of these, Alnus is the most abundant bordering the lake, hence its extremely high leaf count from the delta traps. Salix, by comparison, is underrepresented in the traps, ...

Google previewCentral Beauty (2008)

Wildflowers and Flowering Shrubs of the Southern Interior of British Columbia by Neil L. Jennings

Alnus is the classical Latin name for the genus. The species name, crispa, is derived from Latin and means "curled" or "wavy," a reference to the leaf margins of the species. Somewhat redundantly, the subspecies name, sinuata., also means ...

Google previewKing's American Dispensatory (1905)

by John King, Harvey Wickes Felter, John Uri Lloyd

Alnus is an important drug in indigestion and dyspepsia, when resulting ...

Google previewAlkaloidal Clinic (1900)

' Some claim alnus is a good drug in passive hemorrhage, but the ...

Google previewWild Crop Relatives: Genomic and Breeding Resources (2011)

Forest Trees by Chittaranjan Kole

Nonetheless, the genus Alnus is a well-defined group, easily clustered by morphological similarities and separated from the Chapter 1: Alnus.

Google previewHandbook of the trees of the northern states and Canada east of the Rocky Mountains (1907)

by Romeyn Beck Hough

Alnus is the ancient Latin name of the Alder. KEY TO THE SPECIES. Leaves oblong, lustrous bright green above: aments expanding in autumn.

Google previewEvolution and Ecology (1997)

The Pace of Life by K. D. Bennett

Alnus is an abundant pollen producer, and thus has greater prominence in the pollen record than its probable representation on the ground. The high plain of Bogota is at an altitude of about 2500 m, within the present-day Andean forest zone, ...

Google previewPrimary Succession and Ecosystem Rehabilitation (2003)

by Lawrence R. Walker, Roger del Moral

shrub, Alnus is a closed—canopy shrub and Picea is a tall tree at maturity. Shade toler— ance is therefore linked in this example to mature plant size. But shade inhibits as well as facilitates, depending on the optimal light 212 - 6 Species ...

Google previewEclectic Medical Journal (1882)

Alnus is a remedy which, like other remedies, has a specific influence upon special tissues and organs of the body both in health and disease, and the subject of our inquiries is, what are these effects, and how are the tissues influenced by the ...

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Trees (2005)

Volume 1: North America by M.M. Grandtner

Alnus acuminata Kunth Betulaceae SC SE North America (SMexico to Panama) NW MWMC SC South America (Colombiato N Argentina) L D hel hygmes sili acid dr ...

Google previewThe Gardeners Dictionary (1754)

Containing the Methods of Cultivating and Improving All Sorts of Trees, Plants, and Flowers, for the Kitchen, Fruit, and Pleasure Gardens; as Also Those which are Used in Medicine. With Directions for the Culture of Vineyards, and Making of Wine in England. In which Likewise are Included the Practical Parts of Husbandry by Philip Miller

Alnus rotundifolia glutinofa •uiridis. C. B. The common or round-leav'd Alder. 2. Alnus folio oblongo viridi. C. B, The long-leav'd Alder. 3. Alnus <vulgaris, sub conis 11- gulis mtmbranaceis rubris donata. Raii Syn. Ed. 3. The scarlet Alder. 4.

Google previewMansfeld's Encyclopedia of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops (2001)

(Except Ornamentals) by Peter Hanelt, Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research

Alnus jorullensis H.B.K., Nov. gen. sp. 2 (1817) 20. Alum, jaue (Costa Rica); aliso montano, aliso del cerro, aliso del rio (Argentinia); palo de lama (Guatemala). Mexico; South America: Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Argentina. Cultivated ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Evolution (2009)

by Stanley A. Rice

Plant group Fagaceae: Fagus Fagaceae: Castanea Fagaceae: Quercus Section Lobatae Section Quercus Section Cerris Ulmaceae: Ulmus Betulaceae: Betula Betulaceae: Alnus Section Alnus Section Clethropsis Salicaceae: Salix ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Pratical Materia Medica (1900)

by John Henry Clarke

Alnus. Alnus rubra, Tag ...

Google previewDictionary of Trees, Volume 2: South America (2013)

Nomenclature, Taxonomy and Ecology by M.M. Grandtner, Julien Chevrette

Betulaceae Alnaster Spach Alnobetula Schur Alnus Ehrh. Betula-alnus Marshall Clethropsis Spach Cremastogyne (H.J.P.Winkl.) Czerep. Duschekia Opiz Semidopsis Zumagl. alder aulne; aune (Canada) abedul, aile (Mexico); aliso ( Colombia ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India (1889)

ALNUS dioica. bluik; in Ladak, skodse. A. sp. — vern. Jhelum, khan; Spiti, phundu. A. sp — vern. kitir in the Ravi Valley, and kosse gokpa in Ladak. Stewart also says that an unknown species is exported from Lahoul to Kullii, to be eaten as a ...

Google previewThe Universal Gardener and Botanist; Or, A General Dictionary of Gardening and Botany, Etc (1778)

by Thomas MAWE (and ABERCROMBIE (John) Horticulturist.), John ABERCROMBIE (Horticulturist.)

BETULA, the Birch-tree; comprehending also the Alnus, or Alder-tree. This genus comprehends feveral species of hardy deciduous forest-trees, useful for pur-- poses in gardening, and as underwood and timber-trees for many oeconomical ...

Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Alnus

Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:

Photos about Alnus

Click on an item to view that photo:


View more pictures about Alnus rubra, Alnus viridis, Frangula alnus, Alnus glutinosa, Alnus serrulata, and Alnus nepalensis.

If you need related images for an article or a report, you can download stock photos:
Small photo of Spring. Alder catkins (lat. Alnus) closeupSmall photo of Spring alder branches with male inflorescence alnus.Small photo of Male greenfinch (Carduelis chloris) perching in an alder tree (Alnus) in Springtime. Devon, UKSmall photo of yellow green buds of alnus tree and blue sky in early springSmall photo of catkins of alder tree (Alnus) at springSmall photo of Alnus firmaSmall photo of Yellow flowering earrings of an alder tree Alnus in early spring More...

Scrabble value of A1L1N1U1S1

The value of this 5-letter word is 5 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Anagrams of ALNUS

What do you get if you rearrange the letters?

See also the blanagrams of Alnus!

Share this page


Go to the thesaurus of Alnus to find many related words and phrases!

Privacy Policy | Cookies Policy
Keyword Tool | Romanian-English Dictionary