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Meaning of "alerce" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD ALERCE

Spanish: larch, from Latin larix, influenced by Arabic al-arz.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF ALERCE

alerce  [əˈlɜːs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ALERCE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Alerce is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES ALERCE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of alerce in the English dictionary

The definition of alerce in the dictionary is the wood of the sandarac tree. Other definition of alerce is a cupressus-like Chilean pine, Fitzroya cupressoides, cut for timber.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ALERCE


adverse
ˈædvɜːs
commerce
ˈkɒmɜːs
converse
kənˈvɜːs
covers
ˈkəʊvɜːs
curse
kɜːs
disperse
dɪˈspɜːs
diverse
daɪˈvɜːs
e-commerce
ˈiːˌkɒmɜːs
immerse
ɪˈmɜːs
inverse
ɪnˈvɜːs
nurse
nɜːs
perverse
pəˈvɜːs
purse
pɜːs
reimburse
ˌriːɪmˈbɜːs
reverse
rɪˈvɜːs
transverse
trænzˈvɜːs
traverse
ˈtrævɜːs
universe
ˈjuːnɪˌvɜːs
verse
vɜːs
worse
wɜːs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ALERCE

alembroth
alength
Alep
aleph
aleph-beis
aleph-bet
aleph-null
aleph-zero
alepine
Aleppo
Aleppo gall
alerion
alert
alertly
alertness
Alessandria
alethic
aleuron
aleurone layer
aleuronic

WORDS THAT END LIKE ALERCE

amerce
Bierce
chamber of commerce
coerce
effierce
empierce
enfierce
fierce
International Chamber of Commerce
m-commerce
pierce
sesterce
terce
tierce
transpierce

Synonyms and antonyms of alerce in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «alerce» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ALERCE

Find out the translation of alerce to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of alerce from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «alerce» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

alerce
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

alerce
570 millions of speakers

English

alerce
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Alerce
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

alerce
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Алерсе
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

alerce
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

alerce
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

alerce
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Alerce
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

alerce
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

alerce
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

alerce
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Alerce
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

alerce
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

alerce
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

व्हायरस
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

alerce
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Alerce
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Alerce
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Алерс
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Alerce
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Alerce
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Alerce
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Alerce
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Alerce
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of alerce

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ALERCE»

The term «alerce» is normally little used and occupies the 113.157 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ALERCE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about alerce

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ALERCE»

Discover the use of alerce in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to alerce and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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A Wildlife Guide to Chile: Continental Chile, Chilean ...
55 Alerce Forest Alerce, Patagonian Cypress Alerce (Fitzroya cupressoides) is the second oldest living tree species after the Bristle- cone Pine (Pinus longaeva) of the western USA. One living Alerce tree in Chile is estimated to be over 3600 ...
Sharon Chester, 2010
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Frommer's Chile & Easter Island, 1st Edition
It's a lovely park and a great attraction The Alerce & the Araucaria: Living National Monuments The Lake District and its neighboring forests in Argentina are home to two of the oldest trees on the planet: the alerce and the araucaria, otherwise ...
Stephan Küeffner, Kristina Schreck, 2007
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Conifers: Status Survey and Conservation Action Plan
Alerce. (Fitzroya. cupressoides. (Molina). I. M. Johnston). N. Schellevis and J. Schouten Pinetum Blijdenstein, Hilversum and Faculty of Biology, University of Amsterdam Sicilian fir (Abies nebrodensis (Lojac.) Mattei) N. Schellevis and J.
Aljos Farjon, Christopher Nigel Page, 1999
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Dictionary of Trees, Volume 2: South America: Nomenclature, ...
Cupressaceae e fitzroya; alerce f fitzroya; alerce o alerce (italian); Patagonische Zypresse (german) 6042 Fitzroya cupressoides (Molina) I.M.Johnst. Cupressaceae SW SC South America (SC Chile, SC Argentina) int North America and MW ...
M.M. Grandtner, Julien Chevrette, 2013
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Fire Effects on Soils and Restoration Strategies
A fire burned several commercially logged stands around 1930. In conclusion, large forest fires repeatedly affected the coastal populations of Alerce. Most of these fires have been associated with human activities, such as logging and clearing ...
A Cerda, 2009
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OECD Environmental Performance Reviews OECD Environmental ...
The alerce, a member of the cypress family, is sometimes called the redwood of South America. Fitzroya cupressoides (the name refers to the captain on Darwin's voyage) is second only to the bristlecone pine for longevity, living 3000 to 4 000 ...
OECD, Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, 2005
7
Trekking in the Patagonian Andes
Few venture to the rugged emerald forest of 40,000-hectare Parque Nacional Alerce Andino, despite its 40km proximity to Puerto Montt. The park was created in 1982 to protect some of the last remaining stands of alerce, found primarily 400m ...
Carolyn McCarthy, 2009
8
Frommer's Argentina and Chile
2 Parque Nacional Alerce Andino TM 46km (29 miles) southeast of Puerto Montt The Carretera Austral is also known as Ruta 7, and it begins just outside the city limits of Puerto Montt, following the coast of Reloncaví Sound until it reaches ...
Haas Mroue, Kristina Schreck, Michael Luongo, 2005
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Billboard
Fittingly, Rodven's highest-charting record at the time of PolyGram's acquisition was a multi- artist tribute album to Selena titled "Cumbia Triste." CONY CHILE, ALERCE ALIGN: Sony Chile and Chilean alternative indie Alerce will embark on a ...
10
Desperate Prayers: A Quest for Sense in a Senseless Time
In these isolated southern fragments of Chile's once extensive temperate rain forest, called the Bosque Valdiviano, is the ancient and magnificent alerce (ah- LAIR-say). Charles Darwin first called attention to these trees. Their scientific name ...
Daniel D. Dancer, 2006

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ALERCE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term alerce is used in the context of the following news items.
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Concierto “Chilean soundtrack” revive música de películas nacionales
En esa etapa compuso sus primeras piezas y una de ellas se editó bajo el sello Alerce, en el disco Canto Nuevo Vol. 2. Posteriormente ... «Diario y Radio Uchile, May 15»
2
Chile Tourist Areas Restored To 'Routine Activity' Following Calbuco …
Conversely, Alerce Andino National Park; the Llanquihue National Reserve, Puyehue National Park and Vicente Pérez Rosales National Park ... «TravelPulse, May 15»
3
Chile volcano Calbuco erupts again with new cloud of ash
A general view of Calbuco volcano spewing ash and smoke near Alerce town April 28, 2015. REUTERS/Ivan … «Yahoo News, Apr 15»
4
Vecinos critican el Plan de Evacuación Preventivo para la localidad …
Ácidas críticas recibió el plan de evacuación preventivo de Alerce. Los vecinos aseguraron que hay problemas en el sonido e información no ... «Radio Bío-Bío, Apr 15»
5
Volcán Calbuco: ¿Cómo está afectando a los sistemas de agua …
En cuanto a las localidades más próximas a la zona de la erupción, en particular Alerce, Puerto Montt y Puerto Varas, éstas se abastecen de ... «iAgua.es, Apr 15»
6
Calbuco volcano: Two earthquakes caused by fracturing rock …
Several surrounding towns, including Alerce, Colonia Rio Sur and Correntos, were also evacuated. About 7 p.m. local time, two earthquakes ... «Los Angeles Times, Apr 15»
7
Las impresionantes fotos de la erupción del volcán Calbuco
Más de 4.000 personas ya han sido evacuadas de los pueblos de Ensenada, Alerce, Colonia Río Sur y Correntoso, en la región de Los Lagos, ... «El Huffington Post, Apr 15»
8
Volcán Calbuco entró en erupción
... y Puerto Montt, entre los lagos Llanquihue y Chapo, en la región de Los Lagos, y tiene en su entorno a las localidades de Ensenada, Alerce, ... «Cooperativa.cl, Apr 15»
9
Domestic DMUs for Belgrano Norte
ARGENTINA: On March 25 Minister of the Interior & Transport Florencio Randazzo unveiled the first of 20 Alerce diesel multiple-units that are to ... «Railway Gazette International, Mar 15»
10
Randazzo presentó "Alerce", el primer tren 0 km nacional
Florencio Randazzo presentó este miércoles a "Alerce", el primer tren de fabricación nacional cero kilómetro, que se sumará a la Línea ... «DiarioPopular.com.ar, Mar 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Alerce [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/alerce>. Aug 2019 ».
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