Usage examples for alder

  1. The moonbeams crept farther and farther into the thicket of alder trees and bushes where Peter Rabbit and Unc' Billy Possum were hiding. – The Adventures of Mr. Mocker by Thornton W. Burgess
  2. It stays for a cow to drink, or an alder to root itself in the bank, or to explore a swamp, and it rather wriggles than runs through its eighteen townships. – Confessions of Boyhood by John Albee
  3. The charcoal should be made from some light wood, such as alder – The Elements of Blowpipe Analysis by Frederick Hutton Getman