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ID: 300011918

 

Record Type: concept
alder (wood) (hardwood, <wood by composition or origin>, ... Materials (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Wood of the shrub or tree belonging to the genus Alnus, of the birch family, ranging in color from pale yellow to reddish brown, and used for making furniture, cabinetry, turnery, and in charcoal manufacture and millwork.
 
Terms:
alder (wood) (preferred,C,U,LC,English-P,D,U,N)
elzenhout (C,U,Dutch-P,D,U,U)
aliso (madera) (C,U,Spanish-P,D,U,U)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  M.MT

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Materials Facet
Materials Facet
Hierarchy of Materials (hierarchy name)
.... Materials (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of materials (substances)
........ materials (substances) (G)
Hierarchy of <materials by origin>
............ <materials by origin> (G)
Hierarchy of biological material
................ biological material (G)
Hierarchy of plant material
.................... plant material (G)
Hierarchy of <wood and wood by product>
........................ <wood and wood by product> (G)
Hierarchy of wood (plant material)
............................ wood (plant material) (G)
Hierarchy of <wood by composition or origin>
................................ <wood by composition or origin> (G)
Hierarchy of hardwood
.................................... hardwood (G)
Hierarchy of alder (wood)
........................................ alder (wood) (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... Hout van de struik of boom behorende tot het genus Alnus van de berkenfamilie, in kleur variërend van bleekgeel tot roodbruin. Wordt gebruikt voor het maken van meubels, kasten, draaiwerk en houtwerk, en houtskool. 
Spanish ..... Madera del arbusto o árbol perteneciente a la especie Alnus de la familia del abedul, con un color de amarillo pálido a marrón rojizo, utilizada para fabricar muebles, ebanistería, tornería y para la fabricación de carbón y la molinería.  

Related concepts:
derived/made from ....  Alnus (genus)
................................  (Betulaceae (family), Fagales (order), ... Living Organisms (hierarchy name)) [300343619]

Sources and Contributors:
alder (wood)............  [GCI Preferred, VP Preferred]
.......................  AATA database (2002-) 120290 checked 26 January 2012
.......................  Brady and Clauser, Materials Handbook (1977) 24
.......................  CDMARC Subjects: LCSH (1988-)
.......................  Hora, Oxford Encyclopedia of the Trees of the World (1981) 140
.......................  Johnson, International Book of Trees (1973) 271
.......................  National Museum of American Art, Media Thesaurus (1980s)
.......................  Stein, Construction Glossary (1980) 171
aliso (madera)............  [CDBP-DIBAM Preferred, VP]
.............................  Feduchi, Historia del Mueble (1986) 626
elzenhout............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred, VP]
....................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
....................  Van Dale groot woordenboek (1994)
....................  Wiselius, Houtvademecum (1990)
 
Subject: .....  [CDBP-DIBAM, GCI, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  AATA database (2002-) 120290 checked 26 January 2012
............  Van Dale groot woordenboek (1994)
............  Wiselius, Houtvademecum (1990)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-) "alder." Accessed 10/16/01
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
.......... Van Dale groot woordenboek (1994)
.......... Wiselius, Houtvademecum (1990)
Spanish .......... [CDBP-DIBAM]
.......... TAA database (2000-)

 

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