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Lexicographical Neighbors of Alerce
Literary usage of Alerce
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Chile Today and Tomorrow by Lilian Elwyn (Elliott) Joyce (1922)
"The alerce frequently grows to a great size. Dr. MR Espinosa, visiting the regions of its greatest occurrence in 1917, measured conifers of this variety ..."
2. Arboretum Et Fruticetum Britannicum: Or, The Trees and Shrubs of Britain by John Claudius Loudon (1838)
"It had been previously thought to be that of the larch, from the resemblance of the Spanish word alerce, which is applied to the wood of ..."
3. Through South America's Southland: With an Account of the Roosevelt by John Augustine Zahm (1916)
"In the dense forest which separates the two lakes we saw some immense specimens of the alerce, the Chilean arbor vitae. In no part of South America, ..."