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124 results for ALDER

29 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
See the dictionary definition for ALDER.

DateGridClueAuthor
Fri Jun 22, 201827AWood used to make electric guitarsAndrew Kingsley
Sun Dec 24, 201737ARelative of a birchMary Lou Guizzo and Jeff Chen
Sun Mar 19, 201725AWood that makes up the foundation of much of VeniceGrant Thackray
Tue Aug 16, 20166DBirch relative often used in electric guitarsLynn Lempel
Sun Jun 26, 201670DTree with catkins (11)Priscilla Clark and Jeff Chen
Fri Mar 18, 201643DGuitar-making woodMichael Wiesenberg
Thu May 14, 20154DTree with catkins (11)Kameron Austin Collins
Fri Apr 20, 201224ATree with catkins (11)Mike Nothnagel
Fri Mar 12, 201023AMaterial for many electric guitar bodiesTim Croce
Wed Dec 30, 200930ATree sacred to the DruidsAdam Cohen
Tue Apr 14, 200950DTree with catkins (11)Barry Boone
Tue Mar 24, 20092DTree with catkins (11)Pancho Harrison
Fri May 2, 200810DTree with catkins (11)Barry C. Silk
Fri Apr 13, 20076DBlack ___ (winterberry plant)Patrick Berry
Wed Jun 14, 200650DTree with catkins (11)Lisa Wiseman
Tue Sep 13, 200566ATree with catkins (11)Stella Daily and Bruce Venzke
Tue Oct 21, 200352ATree with catkins (11)John Underwood
Sun Oct 5, 200334DBirch relative (3)Richard Silvestri
Sun Mar 23, 200396DTree with catkins (11)Con Pederson
Fri Feb 1, 200248DCharcoal woodPat M. Hugel
Sat Sep 22, 200122ATree with catkins (11)Jim Page
Sun Jul 9, 200078ATree with tanning barkManny Nosowsky
Wed Mar 22, 200013DBirch relative (3)Richard Silvestri
Mon Jul 27, 199854DBirch relative (3)Steven Picus
Tue Sep 2, 19971A"Red" treeAlan Arbesfeld
Mon Sep 30, 19965DTree of the birch familyF. Piscop
Sun Mar 24, 199632Dtree in a thicketJ. K. Brill
Sat Oct 22, 199414ABirchDaniel R. Stark
Thu Dec 2, 199330DBirch kinRichard Silvestri

2 results for ALDER from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Aug 21, 2011panda42ATree held dearly? Why not!Mel Taub
Sep 7, 1997diagramless5DTree of the birch familyFrank Longo

93 results for ALDER from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Sun May 30, 199397ARot-resistant woodA. J. SantoraMaleska
Tue Jul 14, 199259ABetulaceous treeWalter CovellMaleska
Mon May 4, 199228DSwamp treeMichael S. MaurerMaleska
Fri Jan 10, 199216ABirch relativeBernice GordonMaleska
Mon Oct 21, 199128DTree resistant to rotMelvin KenworthyMaleska
Thu Feb 14, 199142ACo-Nobelist in Chemistry: 1950Harold B. CountsMaleska
Mon Oct 22, 199052DTree of the birch familyPeter SwiftMaleska
Mon Aug 20, 19904AWood that wears well in waterPeter SwiftMaleska
Fri Jul 20, 199046D___ buckthornJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Mon Jun 11, 199065ATree of the birch familyAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Tue Jun 13, 19891ATree of the birch familyCalista LuminatiMaleska
Fri Dec 30, 198839ANobel chemist Kurt: 1950Kenneth HaxtonMaleska
Sat Sep 10, 198861AMember of the birch familyErnst TheimerMaleska
Thu Jun 2, 198836DTree of the birch familyRhonda KrausMaleska
Sat Mar 12, 198817ABirch's cousinWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Mon Dec 7, 198764AWood for bridgesEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Wed Nov 25, 198762ATree of the birch familyBette Sue CohenMaleska
Sun May 25, 198651DToothed-leaf treeCorinne J. NadenMaleska
Fri Jan 24, 198624DWood used in harbor structuresKenneth WitteMaleska
Thu Jan 16, 198629AWood for bridgesJeffrey A. MercerMaleska
Tue Aug 27, 198537ARot-resistant treeChristy RidleyMaleska
Sun Jun 9, 1985102DWood for cabinetworkSally CoyleMaleska
Mon Apr 8, 198537ABirch's cousinFrank GearyMaleska
Mon Mar 4, 198513DWood for bridgesBarbara J. WeakleyMaleska
Wed Aug 8, 198426DWood used for pilingEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Thu Aug 2, 198437ADeciduous shrubBrownMaleska
Thu Nov 18, 198226ABirchBette Sue CohenMaleska
Tue Oct 26, 198222AShrub or treeJoy L. WoukMaleska
Thu Mar 26, 19816DWood that wears well in waterJudson G. TrentMaleska
Sun Oct 26, 198084DCabinetwork woodElaine D. SchorrMaleska
Sun Oct 12, 198048DRot-resistant woodTap OsbornMaleska
Thu May 1, 198049ABirch's relativeI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Tue Apr 22, 198015ARot-resistant woodJoy L. WoukMaleska
Fri Sep 7, 19798ATree of the birch familyJeanette K. BrillMaleska
Mon Apr 24, 19787DMember of the birch familyJordan S. LasherMaleska
Thu Mar 24, 197727DRot-resistant woodMarie WestMaleska
Sun Oct 24, 197633ACabinet-wood treeJohn WilligWeng
Sun Mar 21, 197637DBirch's relativeArnold MossWeng
Fri Feb 20, 197655DNorthern treeAlice H. KaufmanWeng
Mon Sep 1, 197547DNorthern treeRuth SmithWeng
Wed Jun 25, 197545DBirch family emberEugene SardWeng
Sun Feb 9, 1975104DTreeWilliam LutwiniakWeng
Tue Jan 28, 197533DTreeVirginia GodwinWeng
Sat Oct 19, 197453DShrub or treeDavid CrosattoWeng
Sun Sep 8, 197424ACousin of a birchFrances HansenWeng
Mon May 6, 197412DBirch's cousinGeorge LaczkoWeng
Tue Jan 30, 197344DTreeUnknownWeng
Tue Jan 2, 197353DNorthern treeUnknownWeng
Sun Oct 29, 197282DBirch-family treeJoseph LaFauciWeng
Thu Aug 19, 197116ATreeUnknownWeng
Tue Jul 6, 197112DTreeUnknownWeng
Thu Jan 21, 19712DTreeUnknownWeng
Sat Jan 9, 197143ANorthern treeUnknownWeng
Sun Oct 11, 1970127DTreeElmer ToroWeng
Mon Oct 5, 197027DNorthern treeUnknownWeng
Mon Aug 3, 197037ANorthern shrubUnknownWeng
Tue Aug 26, 19693DShrub.Louise EarnestWeng
Sun Jul 20, 196966DTreeH. L. RisteenWeng
Fri Jul 4, 196923DNorthern tree.UnknownWeng
Wed Jul 17, 19688DRelative of the birch.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jul 7, 196885ATree or shrubAnthony MorseFarrar
Sun Jun 9, 196847DTree.S. LambertFarrar
Wed Dec 27, 196713DTree.UnknownFarrar
Thu Apr 6, 196718DTree.Leonard SussmanFarrar
Wed Feb 8, 196726ATree.William LutwiniakFarrar
Thu Dec 22, 19665ATree.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 16, 196641ATree.Sidney LambertFarrar
Fri Sep 9, 196622ATree.UnknownFarrar
Tue Jun 1, 196519DTree.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jul 31, 19644DBirchlike tree.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jun 29, 196423DTree.UnknownFarrar
Tue Dec 10, 19635ATree.Michael DubinFarrar
Sun Sep 16, 19629DCommon shrub.Anthony MorseFarrar
Fri Apr 27, 196241DTree of birch family.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Thu Jan 25, 196242AShrub or tree.James E. Hinish, Jr.Farrar
Sun Apr 23, 196121ABirchlike tree.W. E. JonesFarrar
Thu Jan 5, 196126DShrub of the birch family.UnknownFarrar
Mon Nov 21, 196018AShrub.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jul 18, 196042DTree with woody cones.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jun 12, 196054DTree.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Fri Apr 8, 196013DTree of birch family.UnknownFarrar
Sat Apr 2, 196043DDyewood tree.UnknownFarrar
Sun Mar 1, 195963AWood used in turnery.Diana SessionsFarrar
Sun Sep 28, 1958111DTree of the birch family.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Thu Oct 10, 195729DTree of the birch family.UnknownFarrar
Wed Mar 6, 195730DKind of tree.A. H. Drummond, Jr.Farrar
Thu Sep 27, 195646DTree.UnknownFarrar
Thu Sep 20, 195659ATree.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Fri Apr 22, 195542AShrub used in making dyes.Helen BarnardFarrar
Sun May 24, 1953100DTree.Alice CookFarrar
Tue Jul 10, 195142ASmall marsh tree.UnknownFarrar
Fri Feb 2, 195156ACousin of the birch and hazel.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Dec 9, 19456DTree.Willard N. JordanFarrar